Buying LEGO nowadays can be overwhelming because of the seemingly endless choices from the basic sets to the massive builds that may take you a few days to assemble. If you are embarking on your holiday shopping, and want to know which LEGO models are worth spending your money on, here’s our top picks for Christmas LEGO sets:
1. LEGO CREATOR SANTA’S WORKSHOP
Enjoy the festivities while building the home of Santa Claus with this LEGO Creator Santa’s Workshop set. It includes 883 pieces, and is designed for LEGO enthusiasts ages 12 and above. The building features a detailed interior, a stained glass window, a Christmas tree, a gorgeous sleigh with gold and red detail, and four reindeer. Accessories include a blue spaceship, four wrapped gifts, a pink wand, and a yellow car. When built, Santa’s Workshop measures 3 inches deep, over 6 inches high, and 9 inches wide.
2. LEGO CREATOR EXPERT: WINTER HOLIDAY TRAIN
What’s Christmas without a train set? The LEGO Creator Expert: Winter Holiday Train edition embodies the entire spirit of Christmas. The holiday tree even spins on its base as the train goes down the track. It includes five LEGO minifigures, featuring a locomotive driver, ticket collector, grandmother, children and a toy robot figure. What’s not to love here?
3. LEGO CITY ADVENT CALENDAR 2020
You can’t go past LEGO Advent calendars at this time of year! Discover 24 unique buildable presents on this 342-piece set, which is ideal for kids ages five to 12. It has six LEGO minifigures, Santa’s sleigh, a stunt plane, Christmas trees, and so much more. If your family is big into LEGO, they’ll be more than pleased when you unveil the 2020 LEGO Advent Calendar. The perfect countdown to Christmas.
4. LEGO STAR WARS ADVENT CALENDAR
Open a door from the first day of December until Christmas eve to discover 24 Star Wars themed items. Models include the Millennium Falcon, TIE Fighter, Anakin’s Podracer, Droid control ship, even Darth Vader’s Castle. Use the foldout playmat included in this set to play out the epic adventures seen in Star Wars. If you enjoy LEGO and Star Wars, this is the perfect advent calendar to build anticipation heading into Christmas.
5. LEGO HARRY POTTER ADVENT CALENDAR
Wizards, unite! Start the countdown to Christmas with the LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar set that contains 24 LEGO Harry Potter themed collectibles including Harry Potter, Hermione, and a fun recreation of the Yule Ball! This set is intended for LEGO builders ages 7+. There are 335 pieces of LEGO bricks in this model, as well as six minifigures.
Here’s a few others that are definitely worth checking out too:
- LEGO Creator Expert Gingerbread House 10267
- LEGO Creator Christmas Tree 40338
- LEGO Creator Winter Village Station 10259
- LEGO Creator Winter Village Fire Station 10263
And hey, since you’re doing some Christmas shopping.. you might as well take a look at these too: