Enormous Tower Built of LEGOs in Budapest Is Tallest in the World

International, Skyscrapers
Friday, June 13, 2014
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LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

The LEGO tower in Budapest, Hungary has broken the world record for “tallest structure built with interlocking plastic blocks.” The tower was completed and registered with the Guinness Book of World Records on May 25th at a height of 114 feet. The previous record was 112.9 feet and was set through the combined efforts of students from the red clay consolidated school district in Delaware. According to the blog So Bad So Good, the new tower was erected by LEGO architects, who received some help from local primary school children. The tower was topped with a Rubik’s cube: a Hungarian invention.

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

LEGO Tower (Courtesy So Bad So Good)

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