The LEGO® Group Celebrates Sydney Opera House
Following the release of the 260 piece LEGO® Architecture Sydney Opera House set in 2012, the LEGO Group will release the 2,989 piece Sydney Opera House model as part of the LEGO® Creator Expert range in the year that sees the Opera House celebrate their 40th Anniversary in 2013.
In giving the world one of the 20th century’s greatest buildings, Danish architect Jørn Utzon changed the creative and cultural landscape of Australia forever. From Sunday 1st September, fans from around the world can recreate this iconic building and masterpiece of late architecture represented in 2,989 LEGO bricks scaling 28cm high x 63.5cm wide x 38cm deep.
Sydney Opera House joins the likes of the Taj Mahal, Eiffel Tower and Tower Bridge immortalised within the LEGO Creator Expert product range.
The LEGO Creator Expert Sydney Opera House set is available from 1st September 2013 at the Opera House shop, David Jones, Myer and Toys’R’Us and online via LEGO.com.
The LEGO® Play Pit
The LEGO® Play Pit at Danish Design at the House will bring creative, hands on fun for children 5+ and their families. They will be able to take part in free play using LEGO bricks at our specially designed play table – bringing an imaginative and engaging learning experience to all. The LEGO Play Pit will be open with friendly staff on hand on Saturday 26th October, Sunday 27th October, Saturday 9th November and Sunday 10th November from 11.00am – 4.00pm. We look forward to seeing you there!
Watch the timelapse video of the making of an icon here
For more information please visit www.shop.lego.com.