40 CSS Modal Windows with Code

Modal Windows are the best choice for welcome messages, videos or images. The modal box sits on the top of the main screen for interacting with users without disturbing them.

You can build the CSS code for modal windows easily. But, here we have listed out the most famous CSS modal windows example. It is seriously a great way to make amazing modals to improve your user experience.

Most of these CSS codes are suitable for various kinds of web pages. In this post, we have gathered some of the best ones, which are open-source and reusable.

Pure CSS Modal Pop-up Windows

CSS Modal Window/Login & Sign Up

This pen developed by Andrew.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”MbmXjg” default_tab=”result” user=”WhoIsAndrew”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/WhoIsAndrew/pen/MbmXjg/’>Pure CSS  Modal window  /  Login & Sign up  /  Tabs  /  All Responsive </a> by Andrew (<a href=’https://codepen.io/WhoIsAndrew’>@WhoIsAndrew</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS3 Modal Box

It was developed by Michael.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”yhgcp” default_tab=”result” user=”pixel8-designs”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/pixel8-designs/pen/yhgcp/’>CSS3 Modal Box</a> by Michael  (<a href=’https://codepen.io/pixel8-designs’>@pixel8-designs</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure CSS Modal Window

The below code was established by Olavo Amorim Santos.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”ggGaMO” default_tab=”result” user=”olavoasantos”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/olavoasantos/pen/ggGaMO/’>Pure CSS: Modal Window</a> by Olavo Amorim Santos (<a href=’https://codepen.io/olavoasantos’>@olavoasantos</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal PopUp

A Pen by Ahmed Faisal.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”NqgOxv” default_tab=”result” user=”russel365″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/russel365/pen/NqgOxv/’>css pop up</a> by Ahmed Faisal (<a href=’https://codepen.io/russel365′>@russel365</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure CSS Modal Window

This one designed by Mori.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”vJomqZ” default_tab=”result” user=”morimiko”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/morimiko/pen/vJomqZ/’>Pure CSS Modal Window</a> by mori (<a href=’https://codepen.io/morimiko’>@morimiko</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

The below css code developed by Carol Hicks.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”jVEPpq” default_tab=”result” user=”C_Hicks”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/C_Hicks/pen/jVEPpq/’>CSS Modal Window</a> by Carol Hicks (<a href=’https://codepen.io/C_Hicks’>@C_Hicks</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Accessible Fullscreen Modal Popup

A pen by Saminou Yengue Kizidi.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”bpqKVm” default_tab=”result” user=”Saminou24″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Saminou24/pen/bpqKVm/’>Css modal window</a> by Saminou yengue kizidi (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Saminou24′>@Saminou24</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Window Pop-up

The below code written by Jason McGovern.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”RWOGzq” default_tab=”result” user=”maccgizzle”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/maccgizzle/pen/RWOGzq/’>CSS Modal Window</a> by Jason McGovern (<a href=’https://codepen.io/maccgizzle’>@maccgizzle</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

A Pen by Eugene.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”OWjrQv” default_tab=”result” user=”Matrix_has_you”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Matrix_has_you/pen/OWjrQv/’>css modal window</a> by Eugene (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Matrix_has_you’>@Matrix_has_you</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

This code developed by Oleksandr Chernyshev.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”padPMJ” default_tab=”result” user=”DeveloperPath”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/DeveloperPath/pen/padPMJ/’>CSS Modal Window</a> by Oleksandr Chernyshev (<a href=’https://codepen.io/DeveloperPath’>@DeveloperPath</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Simple CSS Modal Pop-up Window

A pen by Cheshire Cat.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”mwgQLL” default_tab=”result” user=”cheshirecat077″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/cheshirecat077/pen/mwgQLL/’>simple css modal window</a> by Cheshire Cat 077 (<a href=’https://codepen.io/cheshirecat077′>@cheshirecat077</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Sheetrock CSS Modal Window Design with Inner Close

It was established by Col.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”rwOdVQ” default_tab=”result” user=”coldes”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/coldes/pen/rwOdVQ/’>Sheetrock: CSS Modal Window with inner close</a> by Col (<a href=’https://codepen.io/coldes’>@coldes</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Open Modal Window

The pen coded by Kit Carver.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”aWrWLL” default_tab=”result” user=”kitcarver”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/kitcarver/pen/aWrWLL/’>Pure CSS modal window (:target)</a> by Kit Carver (<a href=’https://codepen.io/kitcarver’>@kitcarver</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

A Pen by Branden Youngs.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”owQdOB” default_tab=”result” user=”byoungz”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/byoungz/pen/owQdOB/’>CSS Modal Windows</a> by Branden Youngs (<a href=’https://codepen.io/byoungz’>@byoungz</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure Modal Window – CSS

A pen by Peter Afshar.

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[codepen_embed height=”300″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”zNYjVa” default_tab=”result” user=”Peterafshar”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Peterafshar/pen/zNYjVa/’>zNYjVa</a> by Peter Afshar (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Peterafshar’>@Peterafshar</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Box

The below CSS code by Emisan.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”mjxJBz” default_tab=”result” user=”az-ke”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/az-ke/pen/mjxJBz/’>pure css modal window</a> by emisan (<a href=’https://codepen.io/az-ke’>@az-ke</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Only Modals

A Pen designed by Josh Rynolds.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”wgvQBm” default_tab=”result” user=”jreynolds90″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/jreynolds90/pen/wgvQBm/’>Week 1: CSS Only Modals.</a> by Josh Reynolds (<a href=’https://codepen.io/jreynolds90′>@jreynolds90</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure CSS Modal

It was actually published by Vyacheslav.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”eGompp” default_tab=”result” user=”Sm1t”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Sm1t/pen/eGompp/’>pure css modal</a> by Vyacheslav (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Sm1t’>@Sm1t</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure CSS Modal Effect

A pen by Greg Vissing.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”EoMemj” default_tab=”result” user=”gvissing”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/gvissing/pen/EoMemj/’>Pure CSS Modal Effect</a> by Greg Vissing (<a href=’https://codepen.io/gvissing’>@gvissing</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

STA Modal – Pure CSS

A pen coded by Faiz Shaikh.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”KoVLoX” default_tab=”result” user=”faizshaikh”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/faizshaikh/pen/KoVLoX/’>STA Elements – x</a> by Faiz Shaikh (<a href=’https://codepen.io/faizshaikh’>@faizshaikh</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Model Windows

This pinky css code by Akheel Sally.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”KqMRNe” default_tab=”result” user=”akheelsally”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/akheelsally/pen/KqMRNe/’>Pure Css Model</a> by akheel sally (<a href=’https://codepen.io/akheelsally’>@akheelsally</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Open Modal Window

A pen by Sergio Luna.

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CSS only Modal Window

The below code designed by Anecia.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”brKemE” default_tab=”result” user=”codebae”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/codebae/pen/brKemE/’>CSS(only) Modal Window</a> by Anecia (<a href=’https://codepen.io/codebae’>@codebae</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

The below css box example by7 Philip.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”eDAhw” default_tab=”result” user=”pantonr”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/pantonr/pen/eDAhw/’>eDAhw</a> by Philip (<a href=’https://codepen.io/pantonr’>@pantonr</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Simple Window

A pen by Llia Erofeev.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”yOQmRJ” default_tab=”result” user=”imerofeev”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/imerofeev/pen/yOQmRJ/’>CSS Modal Window</a> by Ilia Erofeev (<a href=’https://codepen.io/imerofeev’>@imerofeev</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Model Windows

A pen by Samuel Allemang.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”MaLyKr” default_tab=”result” user=”scallemang”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/scallemang/pen/MaLyKr/’>CSS modal windows</a> by Samuel Allemang (<a href=’https://codepen.io/scallemang’>@scallemang</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Simple Model Window suing CSS

Actually this was developed by the developer, Norman Dubois.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”rVzadp” default_tab=”result” user=”bommell”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/bommell/pen/rVzadp/’>rVzadp</a> by Norman Dubois (<a href=’https://codepen.io/bommell’>@bommell</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Popup

A pen by Timothy Johnson.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”JdvdZN” default_tab=”result” user=”timothy0022000″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/timothy0022000/pen/JdvdZN/’>JdvdZN</a> by Timothy Johnson (<a href=’https://codepen.io/timothy0022000′>@timothy0022000</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal

The below code designed by Mark J. Moyer.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”EPxaqz” default_tab=”result” user=”MarkJMoyer”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/MarkJMoyer/pen/EPxaqz/’>EPxaqz</a> by Mark J. Moyer (<a href=’https://codepen.io/MarkJMoyer’>@MarkJMoyer</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Window Effect

A pen designed by Teress.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”WvJxEr” default_tab=”result” user=”Teress”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Teress/pen/WvJxEr/’>WvJxEr</a> by Teress (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Teress’>@Teress</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

CSS Modal Window

This one was developed by Jeannie North.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”JdQYjE” default_tab=”result” user=”Jeanniebean18″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Jeanniebean18/pen/JdQYjE/’>JdQYjE</a> by Jeannie North (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Jeanniebean18′>@Jeanniebean18</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Easy Modal Window

It was established by Sholala.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”jQWyXb” default_tab=”result” user=”sholala14″]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/sholala14/pen/jQWyXb/’>easyCSSModalWindow</a> by sholala14 (<a href=’https://codepen.io/sholala14′>@sholala14</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

A pen designed by Phviettu.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”JGMOEZ” default_tab=”result” user=”Viettu”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/Viettu/pen/JGMOEZ/’>JGMOEZ</a> by phviettu (<a href=’https://codepen.io/Viettu’>@Viettu</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Pure CSS Modal Window

A Pen by Noalani.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”vrdGRJ” default_tab=”result” user=”thisisnoalani”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/thisisnoalani/pen/vrdGRJ/’>Pure CSS Modal Window</a> by Noalani (<a href=’https://codepen.io/thisisnoalani’>@thisisnoalani</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]

Simple Modal View

The below one designed by Matthew.

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[codepen_embed height=”400″ theme_id=”0″ slug_hash=”GmKomP” default_tab=”result” user=”mlegakis”]See the Pen <a href=’https://codepen.io/mlegakis/pen/GmKomP/’>Simple Modal with pure JS</a> by Matthew (<a href=’https://codepen.io/mlegakis’>@mlegakis</a>) on <a href=’https://codepen.io’>CodePen</a>.[/codepen_embed]