Have fun this Christmas with our free Christmas memory game printable.
We love playing memory games in our home, and as a really young child, my son has managed to beat me! We still love to play memory games now, mainly because he loves to win! But this is a fun game for the whole family.
There are 36 different images to print out, but if you are playing with toddlers or preschoolers I recommend only using 12 different images to start with.
If you are looking for other fun activities you are going to love our top 20 Christmas board games.
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Christmas Matching Game Printable
- cardstock (normal paper will work, but you might be able to see the images through it)
- paper cutter or scissors
Download the Christmas memory game below. There are 3 pages included with 12 different images on each page and they will print out in portrait. Make sure to check the printer settings.
You will need to print each page twice, so you can match the images. If you want to only play with 12 images though choose which images you prefer and print only that page twice.
When you have printed either the 2 (for the small game) or the 6 pages (for the bigger game). You will need to cut out all of the different images. I prefer to use a paper cutter as it’s easier, quicker, and more accurate, but scissors will work too.
Now you will have two sets of either 12 or 36 images (so 24 or 72 total images.)
Shuffle them up and lay them on the table face down in rows to make it easier, or just randomly on the table for older kids.
If you are placing them in rows I find 6 rows with 4 images each works best for the smaller game. Or 8 rows down with 9 images across works best for the full game.
Playing the game is simple. Take it in turns to turn over only 2 images. If it is a match you can either remove them from the game and place them in front of you or leave them turned over face up.
The winner is the person who creates the most matches.
Download Free Memory Game Printable to Play at Christmas
I think you will also enjoy some of our other free Christmas printables:
- Christmas bingo
- Christmas treasure hunt clues
- Christmas scattergories
- Free Christmas coloring cards
- New Year’s memory game
Last Updated on 25 November 2022 by homeschoolof1