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Doctor Who Gifts: Great Dr. Who Gift Ideas

Updated on September 6, 2012

Doctor Who Gifts: Great Dr. Who Gift Ideas for Doctor Who fans!

Need a great Doctor Who gift? You are in the right spot. Doctor Who is one of the few great science fiction Television shows to inspire a cult like following. This British television show is listed in Guinness World Records as the longest-running science fiction television show in the world! 1 It is also regarded as one of the "most successful" science fiction series of all time.2

If you are looking for great Doctor Who gift ideas for yourself or that special Dr. Who fan on your shopping list you've come to the perfect place! This lens is dedicated to showcasing some of the most unique Doctor Who gifts available on the internet.

We have attempted to cater to every Doctor Who fan's taste. We feature affordable Doctor Who gifts for the Doctor Who gift shopper on a tight budget. We also showcase some more expensive Dr. Who gifts for those who seek to obtain the most unique Doctor who collectibles.

The bottom line is I've attempted to create the ultimate Dr. Who Gift lens...a central location on the web to find some of the coolest and most unique Doctor Who gifts on the planet!

If you need a great Doctor Who gift idea you are definitely in the right place! So relax, grab a cup of Earl Grey tea and enjoy browsing through this lens!

I'm constantly adding great new Doctor Who gifts to this lens so be sure to check back often.


1. "Dr Who 'longest-running sci-fi'". BBC News. 28 September 2006. Retrieved 30 September 2006.

2. Miller, Liz Shannon (26 July 2009). "'Doctor Who' Honored by Guinness - Entertainment News, TV News, Media". Variety. Retrieved 23 November 2009.


Nothing says Doctor Who more than the TARDIS. Not surprisingly there are many Doctor Who gifts dedicated to paying tribute to that little blue box. Check out some of our favorites below.

This Doctor Who TARDIS cookie jar would make the ideal unique and affordable Doctor Who gift! This awesome cookie jar makes authentic TARDIS sound effects when opened. The cookie jar measures about 11" x 6" x 6" and requires three 1.5V G13 button cell batteries (included).

Priced at under $30.00 at the time of this posting this amazing little cookie jar makes an ideal affordable Doctor Who gift! Click the image above to get yours!

I think this simple and elegant design make this one of my favorite Doctor Who gifts featured on this lens. This awesome Doctor Who gift is designed to hold 16 ounces of your favorite steamy beverage. So fill it up with some hot coffee or tea, maybe some cocoa and turn on the Doctor!

This dark blue mug is Styled to look like the eleventh Doctor's TARDIS, complete with St. John Ambulance badge and white notice on the door! This mug even has a lid to keep your favorite beverage hot and ready until you are ready for it.

This affordable Doctor Who gift is priced at just $15.99. At that price I recommend you pick up two. You'll no doubt want to have one on your desk to hold your pens or other items. Or maybe you just want one to use and one to collect? Either way you can definitely afford to make at least one of these amazing Doctor Who gifts yours today. Click the image above for more information.

This limited edition collectible metal lunch box is shaped just like the TARDIS and makes the perfect unique Doctor Who gift. The metal lunch box features TARDIS styling, blue handle and measures approximately 8 5/8" wide x 6 3/4" tall x 4". We know what you're thinking...and yes these are bigger than they look on the inside and hold more than you would think ;).

Click the image above to make this Doctor Who gift yours today before they are long gone!

This officially licensed Doctor Who gift is an attractive mug featuring exploding TARDIS art done in stunning Van Gogh style. Any Vincent Van Gogh fan is going to recognize the similarity to Van Gogh's Starry Night painting. Any Doctor Who fan is sure to recognize the exploding TARDIS!

This awesome TARDIS collectible is priced at just $9.99 at the time I've listed here, making it an affordable and unique Doctor Who gift!

The manufacturer recommends hand washing the mug to provide the longest life for the awesome artwork on it.

Doctor Who TARDIS Beach Towel

Add some Doctor style to your day at the beach. This 100% Cotton TARDIS beach towel features an image of the TARDIS . This officially licensed Doctor Who collectible measures about 60" tall x 29" wide.

Doctor Who Knee High Socks

These knee high Tardis socks are perfect for female Who fans to keep their feet warm while declaring their TARDIS love.

These cotton/poly blend socks are machine washable and feature gray, dark blue, light blue and light teal colors.

These are priced at just $7.99. There is even a Dalek version if you're feeling a little evil.

This awesome ceramic TARDIS bank would make the ideal Doctor Who gift. Each ceramic bank is about 4 inches tall and includes a removable rubber stopper in the bottom. No sense smashing your TARDIS to retrieve some spending money!

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How does a lifesize standup TARDIS cutout sound for a unique Doctor Who gift? It sure sounds good to me!

This huge TARDIS cutout measures nearly 4 feet wide by 6 feet tall!

This awesome Doctor Who gift can be mounted to a wall or door or it can stand by itself with the included fold out stand on the cutout. This is the perfect unique gift for the Doctor Who fan that has it all. Click the image or links above for more information.

It's not really a police phone box out of the 1950s. No...that blue box is so much more than that. It is really an immense multi-dimensional starship capable of travelling at a ludicrous speed. Now the TARDIS is also a super cool 4 port USB hub for your computer or Mac! It can share 480 megabits per second of data amongst its four USB 2.0 ports along the base.

This baby isn't pure function though. It also looks and sounds cool. Press the panel on the face, and the blue-glowing light pulsates and the Tardis' engine fires up with cool time travelling sound effects! The light and sound effects are triggered when a USB device is plugged into one of the ports. Don't worry if you use this at work or home where noise is a factor. The sound effects are optional and are controlled via an on/off switch.

This Dr. Who gift is easy to setup. No software is required. This awesome Dr. Who gift is suitable for both PCs and Mac. This TARDIS USB hub measures about 11cm x 6cm x 6cm and includes a 140cm long USB Cable. Priced under $30 this makes a great affordable Doctor Who gift idea! Click the image above for ordering information.'s not real magic, but the magic of magnets that makes this awesome Doctor Who gift mysteriously float. If you can't own a real time travelling TARDIS at least you can have a cool floating miniature version for you desk.

This levitating TARDIS measures about 5" tall and requires 6 AA batteries (not included). This unique Doctor Who gift is priced around $30 and makes a great for the Doctor Who fan!

These super soft 100% terry-cloth Doctor Who Bathrobes are super comfortable and super cool. They're available in sizes Medium and Large (The large should fit most adults).

These Doctor Who gifts are officially licensed by the BBC and measure about 46 inches from shoulder to hem (43 inches for Medium),and fit up to a 50 inch waist.

Don't like the Tardis robe? There's also a black "Time Lord" Version!

How about a tiny TARDIS under glass (plastic) to dress up your purse, bag, or other item? These awesome little TARDIS cell phone alert charms do more than look cool. They actually alert you when you have a call on a cell phone set to silent mode. Never miss an important phone call again when your phone is on vibrate. These Doctor Who gifts actually light up at the base and the TARDIS inside spins around when you have an incoming phone call. So cool! Priced at just $9.99 these make a great affordable Doctor Who gift and are the ideal Doctor Who stoking stuffer!

What's with the name TARDIS?

Unless you are a big Doctor Who fan you might be wondering where the peculiar TARDIS name comes from.

It is actually an acronym for "Time and Relative Dimensions In Space"!

Doctor Who TARDIS Gifts on Amazon - Great TARDIS Doctor Who gifts can be found at Amazon!

Time Lord Psychic Container Doctor Who Gifts

Doctor Who Time Lord Psychic Container

Flickering lights and color changing effects!

This Doctor Who Officially licensed Doctor Who collectible was inspired by he episode "The Doctor's Wife" written by Neil Gaiman. Now you can have your very own Time Lord Psychic Container replica! This color changing Doctor Who gift is a plastic cube with glowing and flickering light effects. Simply tap it to activate one of three modes.

- Tap the top to turn on the cool white glow.

- Tap again for white flickering mode.

- Tap yet again to go into color changing mode and watch this cube cycle through a rainbow of colors.

This Doctor Who gift would makes a great desk accessory, office decoration or even a bedside night light. The Psychic Container measures about 3.63" x 3.63" x 3.63 and the 3 required LR44 batteries are included!

This awesome Doctor Who gift is priced at around $29.99 USD and is sure to please any true Doctor Who fan. Click the image above for more information or to order this Doctor Who gift today!

Sonic Screwdriver Gifts

You'll find some of our favorite Sonic Screwdriver related Doctor Who gifts listed below!

This unique Doctor Who gift is a replica of the Sonic Screwdriver used by the Third Doctor (1970-1974). It comes complete with a decorative silver handle and that recognizable black and yellow stripe. It also features sound effects! Hold down the collar to activate sounds and be amazed!

This awesome Doctor Who gift was priced under $30 at the time of this posting. Your purchase includes: Third Doctor's Sonic Screwdriver, 2x L1154 button cell batteries and an instruction leaflet. Click the image above for more information or to order your Sonic Screwdriver today!

This awesome little Doctor Who gift is a faithful replica of the same Sonic Screwdriver used by the 10th Doctor. It is even the same size as the one used on the TV series. Of course THIS sonic screwdriver doesn't do all of the amazing things the one on TV does. It does however have some very cool functions of its own. One end has a purple UV light and the other has a pen nib. Use the regular pen nib to write your ordinary run of the mill shopping lists and to-do lists. Use the UV pen nib to write secret plans that can be revealed by using the UV light! This Sonic Screwdriver even extends! To top it all off, it also features some pretty cool sound effects.

This amazing little Doctor Who gift measures about 7" closed and 8.25" fully extended. It requires Requires 3 AG13 button cell batteries which are included with your purchase.

Priced at just $19.99 this affordable Doctor Who gift may just be the perfect Doctor Who gift idea! Click the image above for more information.

Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver of the 11th Doctor

This Doctor Who collector's item is an exact replica of the multipurpose tool used by The 11th Doctor himself. It has spring loaded extending action and two ways to make some very cool sound effects. While the screwdriver is closed, simply press the button on the side to activate the LED light and sound effects. Flip the cap on the end open to reveal an additional button that will activate the light and sound effects when the screwdriver is extended and open.

This Doctor Who collectible measures approximately 9 inches long and the batteries are even included! (3 x L1154 batteries)

This Doctor Who gift is priced under $26 at the time of this posting, making it a great Doctor Who gift idea! Click the image above for ordering information.

Here is another awesome Doctor Who gift. Yes it's another 11th Doctor's sonic screwdriver but this one has a special twist. This diecast Doctor Who collectible is a REAL screwdriver. Open open the base and select one of the included straight blade or Phillips head tips and tighten up those loose screws. Don't worry because you still get the cool lights and sound effects! You may as well bask in some Doctor Who awesomeness while doing that monotonous handy work on the weekend.

The metal diecast Sonic Screwdriver is priced under $30 making it a great affordable Doctor Who gift. Click the image above for more information or to order yours today.

Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver LED Flashlights

The perfect useful Doctor Who gift!

Maybe you know a Doctor Who fan who needs a LED flashlight and not so much a faithful Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver replica. These Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver flashlights are the perfect Doctor Who gifts for such an occasion. Press the button on the end or slide the switch and they light up. Nothing fancy here. They just look really cool and help light your way.

These don't make any cool sound effect noises so if you want that you'll need to check out some of the Sonic Screwdriver replicas we featured above.

These flashlights measure about 6.5" and come in a 10th and 11th Doctor style. These were priced at just $12.99 each at the time I posted this so they are definitely an affordable Doctor Who gift!

Here is another simple no frills Doctor Who gift. This Sonic Screwdriver pen is modeled after the 11th Doctor's Sonic Screwdriver. This pen looks like the Doctor's tool but it only writes. It writes in either black or green ink and features no other bells or whistles. It doesn't extend. It doesn't light up and it doesn't make any noises to annoy people at the office. After all what did you expect? It's just a great looking pen and priced under $20 it makes a great Doctor Who gift!

Click the image above for ordering information or to learn more about this cool Doctor Who collectible.

Sonic Screwdriver Doctor Who Gifts on Amazon - Find Sonic Screwdriver and other Doctor Who Gifts at Amazon!

Dalek Doctor Who Gifts

The Daleks strike fear into the hearts of most Doctor Who fans. We've featured some of the coolest Doctor Who Dalek Gifts we could find below.

If I was a fan of Doctor Who as a child I would have made this the one and only request on my Christmas list. This ride on Dalek toy is insanely cool. It does inflate but don't let that worry you. This is not the same quality of a beach ball or those cheap pool toys you are familiar with. This Doctor Who gift is made of a very durable vinyl material. What kind of vinyl you ask? Well it is constructed of ballistic nylon and laminated rubberized polyvinyl, which is soft to the touch but extremely durable and tear resistant.

I know what you are thinking. This thing is much more than an inflatable bouncy toy. It has a 6 Volt motor that provides 360 degree steering and propels it around at speeds of up to 2 mph! It also has lights and sound effects! Simply press the buttons on the steering wheel to activate one of the 10 authentic Dalek phrases.

Don't worry because the soft bumper around the vehicles will protect any furniture and walls in the Dalek's path from being damaged.

There is so much good with this Doctor Who gift there has to be a downside right? You got me! Unfortunately there is some bad news.

1. There is a 65 pound weight limit and NO adult version.

2. This Doctor Who gift isn't so affordable. This much Doctor Who Dalek awesomeness will set you back about $300.00

3. While the site I link to above is in the United States they have to import this awesome Doctor Who gift from the UK. Therefore it is designed for those wonky UK wall outlets and can't be charged without an adapter. You'll need to purchase an adapter to convert the plug to the U.S. style. The site selling these Dalek ride on toys also has adapters available for about $20.

This guide to the the Doctor Who universe is an incredible Doctor Who gift idea. It contains 144 pages packed with tons of great information about devices, monsters, gadgets and more! It's loaded with tons of great photos and cut-aways. (Our favorite is the sonic screwdriver).

It even includes a fold out TARDIS highlighting the interior features and all sorts of little details you may have missed on TV. SWEET!

Currently priced at about $24.99, the Doctor Who Visual Dictionary is a great affordable Doctor Who gift. Click the image above for more information or to order your copy today.

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing

ISBN: 9780756668761

Pages: 144

Cover: Hardcover

Year: 2010

Edition: 1st

Doctor Who Gift: The Flesh Goo Pod - Give the Gift of "The Flesh!"

Doctor Who Gifts and Gift Ideas: The Flesh Goo Pod
Doctor Who Gifts and Gift Ideas: The Flesh Goo Pod

This Great Doctor Who gift idea comes from From the 6th series Doctor Who episode, "The Rebel Flesh". This plastic TARDIS shaped container is filled with a slimy goo. Hidden within the goo are 3 random body parts. This unique Doctor Who gift is sure to be a hit with young and old fans alike.

Size: 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" x 4-1/4" (6 cm x 6 cm x 10.5 cm)

Priced at just $12.95 at the time of this posting, this makes an affordable Doctor Who gift. Click the image above for more information.

Doctor Who Lenticular Animation Chess Set - Tilt the pieces and watch your favorite Doctor Who characters come to life.

Doctor Who Lenticular Chess Set
Doctor Who Lenticular Chess Set

This unique Doctor Who gift allows you to play chess with animated versions of your favorite Doctor Who characters, whether they be friend or foe. Cool 3D lenticular animation means Doctor Who comes to life right before your very eyes. Tilt and move the pieces to watch the lenticular images come to life on the front and back of each piece.

Here are the pieces included in this amazing Doctor Who gift:

The Bad Guys!

Black Pieces (Silver Tops & Bases)

King: Supreme Dalek

Queen: Weeping Angel

Knight: Cyberman

Bishop: Silurian General Restac

Rook: The Pandorica

Pawn: Smiler

Pawn: Smiler

The Good Guys!

White (Blue Tops & Bases)

King: The Doctor

Queen: Amy Pond

Knight: Rory Williams

Bishop: Professor River Song


Pawn: Judoon

Pawn: Judoon

This chess set measures approximately 15-1/2" x 11-1/2" x 2" when in the box.

Click the image above for more information or to make this unique Doctor Who gift yours today.

Are you looking for an affordable Doctor Who gift to use as a stocking stuffer or for similar uses? Try one of these Doctor Who keychains! There are three styles available: TARDIS, Sonic Screwdriver, and Red Dalek!

These are more than just keychains however. Each of these Doctor Who gifts holds its very own secret function. The TARDIS opens to reveal a secret storage compartment. The Sonic Screwdriver and Red Dalek keychain are also handy little LED flashlights!!

Each keychain measures about 2.5" tall and is priced at $12.99 at the time this lens was published!

Click the image above to jump straight to the site and order yours today!

Where are the Best Places to Find Doctor Who Gifts?

Some of our My Favorite Places to Shop for Doctor Who Gifts.

Knowing where to start your search for unique Doctor Who gifts can be a daunting task, especially if you are a NON fan shopping for a Doctor Who fan. Relax because I've just made your life much easier. Below you'll find my absolute favorite sites for great Doctor Who merchandise and collectibles.

I've personally purchased and dealt with all of these sites so rest assured you won't be disappointed!

ThinkGeek is one of top choices for great Doctor Who gifts. ThinkGeek has a ton of unique gifts and they are a wonderful company to do business with!

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These guys sell some of the coolest Doctor Who gifts available. They have a wide selection of Doctor Who merchandise. Whatever your budget is they'll have a unique Doctor Who gift to please even the snootiest Doctor fan! Click the link or image above and prepare to spend a half hour or so browsing in amazement.

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Entertainment Earth is another great site for Doctor Who gifts. Click the banner below to check out their awesome selection of Doctor Who collectibles.

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Do you love or hate one of the Dr. Who gifts featured on this lens? Do you want to suggest a Doctor Who gift we missed? Maybe you just want to say hello. Whatever your reason please take a moment to share your thoughts by leaving a comment in the comment section below.

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    • mmwoodward profile image


      5 years ago

      The Time Lord Psychic Container is neat. I haven't seen that around before!

    • mojoCNYartist profile image


      6 years ago from CNY

      Cool and different gift ideas for the dr. who fan.


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