Recreate the ancient wonders of the world, classic architectural structures, and present-day landmarks you may have even visited on your own adventures. This mega Landmarks & Archaeology building kit from National Geographic and Laser Pegs® lets you create 30 different light-up models using clear plastic blocks, and then light them up with special LED connector blocks and the convenient light board.
With more than 240 piecescompatible with other Laser Pegs kits as well the leading plastic brick building toysthe engineering possibilities are endless. And the light board doubles as a lid for the Laser Pegs tote box, making this kit easy to clean up and perfect for travel. Jumpstart your imagination by building any more than two dozen sites and landmarks (see Details tab) that span thousands of years and six continents.
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARDsmall parts not for children under 3 years.
Ages 5 and up. Includes 224 clear building pieces and 32 light-up Laser Pegs plus the 3-D light board and tote box. Requires 3 AA batteries or a 5-volt AC adapter, not included.
The instruction booklet illustrates how to build an Egyptian pyramid model, with information for how to go online and download free instructions for 29 additional models:
Alamo – San Antonio, Texas
Angel of the North – a contemporary sculpture in Gateshead, England
Arc de Triomphe – Paris, France
Big Ben – London, England
Brandenburg Gate – Berlin, Germany
Burj al Arab – a luxury hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Burj Khalifa – a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Capitol Records Building – Los Angeles, California
Chichèn Itzà - Tinum, Mexico
Colosseum – Rome, Italy
Empire State Building – New York City
Gateway of the Sun – near La Paz, Bolivia
Leaning Tower of Pisa – Pisa, Italy
Lincoln Memorial – Washington, D.C.
Moai – Easter Island
Nelson Mandela Stadium – Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Notre Dame Cathedral – Paris, France
Oracle at Delphi (Temple of Apollo) – Delphi, Greece
Palace of the Forbidden City – Beijing, China
Parthenon – Athens, Greece
Petra - Ma'an, Jordan
Pharos Lighthouse of Alexandria – Alexandria, Egypt