72nd Year Wedding Anniversary

Looking for a great 72nd anniversary gift or ways to celebrate your marriage? To help, we researched the best gift ideas out there (for him + her) and created this list.

72nd Wedding Anniversary: Everything you NEED to know

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How to Celebrate a 72nd Anniversary

They may have previously had a habit of dining at a restaurant or throwing a party at a local club. If that is no longer an option, or they just wish for something more low-key, hold a less lavish lunch get-together nearby, or schedule a quiet dinner at home for the immediate family only.

However you decide to celebrate, you may always add a meaningful touch to the party (or quiet dinner) with a vintage newspaper published 71 years ago and printed on their wedding day. That would make an exquisite thoughtfully given present, and it’s certain to elicit plenty of misty recollections.

Whatever their party or quiet dining, you may always add a meaningful touch to the occasion (or both) by downloading a copy of an original newspaper published 72 years ago. That would make for a beautiful memento that would well evoke memories.

72nd Anniversary Celebration Ideas

Here are some different ways to celebrate your 72nd wedding anniversary:

  1. Three-course dinner in a five star restaurant.
  2. Luxury afternoon coffee or tea for two.
  3. Take a boat ride.
  4. Order gifts to be delivered on the day.
  5. Nice gathering with the family.

72nd Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas

If the pair are, or have been, avid gardeners of, get them a unique plant that has always been a favourite, or a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Also consider including a box of chocolates for the ideal gift.

Perhaps the family could pool their resources and purchase a new piece of furniture. For example a pair of matching rocking chairs for the porch to watch the sunset; or reclining chairs for cozy moments inside.

Whatever plans are made in the end, celebrating with family and close friends will be the greatest present.

72nd Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Him

  • A bottle of a good vintage wine with a pair of matching wine glasses
  • An engraved photograph frame holding a special image
  • A pair of cufflinks

72nd Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Her

  • A bouquet
  • Jewellery
  • A beautiful vase

72nd Wedding Anniversary FAQs

Got questions about your 72nd year wedding anniversary? We’ve got you covered:

What is the 72nd wedding anniversary called?

The 72nd wedding anniversary does not have a name associated with it.

What is the 72nd wedding anniversary gemstone?

There is no gemstone for the 72nd wedding anniversary.

What is the 72nd wedding anniversary symbol?

The 72nd wedding anniversary does not have traditional symbols.

What is the 72nd wedding anniversary colour?

The 72nd wedding anniversary has no colour associated with it.

What are the traditional and modern gifts for a 72nd wedding anniversary?

There are no traditional or modern gifts for the 72nd wedding anniversary.

What is the 72nd year anniversary flower?

There is no flower associated with a 72nd wedding anniversary.