This holiday season, get your little elves building with a Lego Christmas toy set!
Eternally popular, Lego sets are a welcome addition to any Christmas list—but they’re also highly educational. These fun building projects are challenging for kids of all ages and they’re ideal for boosting STEM skills (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Best of all, wannabe engineers can have tons of creative fun tearing it all apart, combining pieces from a variety of sets and making their own constructions.
Lego Christmas toys come in all shapes and sizes and there are heaps of festive options. Here are our favorite Lego Christmas picks.
11 Best Lego Christmas Toys
Santa needs your help getting ready for Christmas! He’s picked his top four reindeer to guide the sleigh, but there’s still a lot of work to do. Four of his elves are busy making the last of the toys and Mrs. Claus has baked cookies for all the hard workers. Meanwhile, just by the North Pole, a baby reindeer has wandered off and is nibbling on the Claus’ family Christmas tree. Use the clock tower to keep an eye on the time. And don’t forget—you still need to put up the Christmas lights! With these features and many more, the Lego Expert Creator Santa’s Workshop set is guaranteed to give endless hours of seasonal fun.
Get your Christmas celebrations on track with the Lego Expert Creator Winter Holiday Train! Featuring a beautiful engine and three different types of railroad car, this superb building set will keep your kids chugging away throughout the holidays. Once it’s all pieced together, the stylish Christmas tree rotates as you push the train around the tracks. With a train driver, a ticket collector and three passengers, there are plenty of characters to play with. They can even play with their own range of mini-toys, including a tiny train, a wind-up car, a robot and a fire truck. All in all, Yule be blown away if you choo-choo-choose this loco Lego bundle!
Every child dreams of making their own ornaments to proudly hang on the tree. Make their dreams come true with these easy-to-build Lego Christmas Ornaments! Watch as your little ones piece together the small puzzles and then simply screw them into the baubles. There are tons of designs to choose from, including angels, a reindeer, a winter cabin and Santa Claus. Perfect stocking fillers, they’re a wonderful way to start Christmas Day!
Get ready for an advent-ure from a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away! The Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar gives a new gift every day in the run-up to Christmas. With Luke Skywalker, C-3PO, a snowy Chewbacca, a snowman, a TIE interceptor, an Imperial Landing craft and much, much more, this incredible seasonal set is a force to be reckoned with. As Master Yoda so wisely says, “With this advent calendar, a wonderful Christmas you will have!”
There’s no need to worry about cleaning up the pine needles with the Lego Creator Christmas Tree! This cute little pack includes colorful decorations, a miniature star and several small gifts to place under the tree. A super stocking stuffer, this 65-piece puzzle is a truly bough-tiful gift for kids of all ages!
‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse…” Make sure your house is ready for Santa’s Visit with this fantastic Lego playset. Leave out some cookies and hot cocoa and make sure the chimney is clean and the fire is out. Once the whole house is fast asleep, old Saint Nick is going to nip in with his sack of goodies and leave some gifts beneath the tree. You’d better get to work—it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!
It’s Christmas time in the city, but those aren’t silver bells you hear. It’s… a firefighter playing an electric guitar?! With the Lego City Advent Calendar, every day adds something new and crazy to the party. Who knows what we’ll get tomorrow? Santa? A volcano worker? A snowplow? Hockey sticks? A Siberian husky? Hold onto your hats—we’ll have to wait till tomorrow to see!
The Lego Creator Snowman is another quality stocking filler. Build your snowman and wrap him up tight in a scarf and hat. He also comes with a brush and movable arms. With just 60 pieces, you can get him up and rolling in no time. Quick and fun, this simple kit is absolutely brrrrrrrr-illiant!
Get building… and re-building… and building again with the Lego 24-in-1 250-Piece Christmas Set! Designed in the true Lego tradition, this set is meant to be built up and torn apart. With 24 Christmassy designs in total, it’s ideal for budding architects and engineers—and it’s great for instilling ideals of re-using and recycling. And if you get bored of the included designs, why not invent your own? The perfect balance of order and chaos, it’s the gift that keeps on giving!
With the Lego Expert Creator Winter Toy Shop, it really is the most wonderful time of the year! This 898-piece set comes with a huge collection of features. Build your snowman to the sound of Christmas carolers, but watch out… Those kids are having a snowball fight! And here comes a snowboarder and a skier! Place your gifts under the massive Christmas tree and climb up the ladder to put the star on top. And once the tree is up, why not head into the toy shop? It really lights up and it’s filled with mini-toys like a tiny teddy bear, a jack-in-the-box and a helicopter. With this incredible playset, you’ll really be walking in a winter wonderland!
Another great stocking stuffer, the Lego Creator Reindeer is a simple 77-piece puzzle with super-cute results. Trot through the snow or take the skies—but don’t forget your two little gifts for Mr. and Mrs. Claus! A little touch of magic, this tiny set is just what you need to get your Christmas festivities off the ground!
What do you think of our Lego Christmas list? Do you have any of these Lego Christmas toys? Or do you have any others we didn’t mention? Let us know all about it in the comments section below!
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