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Free Printable Crossword Puzzle Maker

Updated on August 23, 2017

Free Printable Crossword Puzzle Maker For Kids And Adults

If you're looking for a free printable crossword puzzle maker, you've come to the right place. I have gone out and collected for you several great puzzle makers to print out and use in your brain teasing game. Crossword puzzle makers that help you create easily crossword, puzzles, mazes, word search puzzles, and so many more. You'll be busy for ages building them and you'll have endless fun.

Of course if you are a teacher or you have home schooled kids, you can use it with them. Cross word puzzles are well known as not only brain teasers, but also as helping them develop and enhance their use of word in every day occasions.

Crossdown Crossword Puzzle Maker Software for Windows

Have fun with these free printable games and keep checking back as I will update the list with more generators as I find them online. Each link is carefully checked for dead links or those places that are less then honest in what they offer - and what they want in return. Afterall these puzzles are that - free!

The Benefits Of Crossword Puzzles For The Brain

Did you know that doing crossword puzzles helps the brain? First of all you enhance your problem solving skills, then you get to increase your vocabulary, you enhance your memory (one of my favorites), and can easily improve your focus and concentration. They're basically great as cognitive exercises overall by stimulating the brain in the right places.

As an added bonus, you also get to improve your trivia knowledge (you never know when it might come in handy, maybe at your next TV show game).

While some people consider them brainless, mindless entertaining pieces, they're much more than that. The more a person ages, the more they should do puzzles to stretch their mind, exercise their memory and recall ability. They are great brain tools that one should not simply set aside, especially that there are so many free ones.

Free Online Crossword Puzzle Maker Forms

200 Puzzles from The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper

USA TODAY Crossword 3: 200 Puzzles from The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper (USA Today Puzzles)
USA TODAY Crossword 3: 200 Puzzles from The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper (USA Today Puzzles)

If you want something more than what is freely available (although the links above should keep you busy for a long time), here is a great crossword puzzle book with 200 puzzles from USA Today. Plenty of fun ones to work through, from very easy to more complicated ones.

This is the latest book (two previous ones are available, link is below), published in 2012..


How To Make a Crossword Puzzle

Free Cross Word Puzzle Maker Software

Free Crossword Lite App

Crossword US Lite
Crossword US Lite

Totally free and perfect for your Android device, this Crossword Lite puzzle maker gives you 18 free puzzles with no ads to disturb you while having fun. A really great and fun app for your mobile device.


Fun Software for Windows

Crossdown Crossword Puzzle Maker Software for Windows
Crossdown Crossword Puzzle Maker Software for Windows

If you want something more 'professional' than the free software available online, here is a great one that you can get. It also includes a 43 page manual and you can get started with it right away. I find it great for the money and an excellent addition to anyone who loves solving crossword puzzles and used a computer.


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    • anjamac profile image


      4 years ago

      Yes, theres plenty of options here for Crossword enthusiasts

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      5 years ago

      It is good to exercise our brain.

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      5 years ago

      cool crossword puzzles, Thanks for sharing

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      5 years ago

      Really enjoy your crossword puzzles. Thanks for sharing

    • Frischy profile image


      5 years ago from Kentucky, USA

      I enjoy crossword puzzles. This looks like fun!

    • Lenskeeper profile image


      5 years ago

      I like doing crossword puzzles. Thank you for the resource!

    • Camden1 profile image


      5 years ago

      What an amazing collection of free printable crossword puzzles! I love to have puzzles on hand as filler activities for my Girl Scout troop.

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      5 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Thank you for these links to Free Printable Crossword Puzzles. I work the crossword, the Word Jumble and the Cryptoquote in our local paper every morning.

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      Alisha Vargas 

      5 years ago from Reno, Nevada

      Very cool lens! I love crossword puzzles and never knew there were programs to design my own. How fun!


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