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BUILD IT! Adventures with LEGO® Bricks

LEGO® is more than a toy. It makes architects, sculptors and storytellers of us all.
Exhibition information


29 January - 17 April 2016


National Museum of Scotland, 5 display cases, Grand Gallery, Level 1

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In Spring 2016, renowned brick artist Warren Elsmore and his team displayed some of their most beautiful and intricate mini-buildings and models in five display cases in our Grand Gallery. To add to the set, they were also be on-site, building a special three-metre model of our very own museum.

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    A LEGO® view of the Grand Gallery

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    A LEGO® view of the Earth in Space gallery

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    A LEGO® view of the Earth in Space gallery

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    Looking down into the LEGO® museum

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    A LEGO® view of Hawthornden Court

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    A LEGO® view of the balcony cafe at the museum

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    A LEGO® wedding on the private roof terrace at the museum

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Festival of Architecture 2016

BUILD IT! is part of the Festival of Architecture 2016, which will celebrate Scotland’s fantastic built environment, as a key part of the 2016 Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design celebrations. #IAD2016.

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LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Minifigure, and the Brick and Knob configurations are trademarks of the LEGO Group of Companies. ©2014 The LEGO Group. BUILD IT! is not sponsored, endorsed or otherwise supported by The LEGO Group.

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