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New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil
New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil
April 11, 2011

World’s tallest LEGO tower Nearly 6,000 Lego lovers in Sao Paulo, mostly children, claimed a new world record on Saturday. The tower was composed of 500,000 Lego pieces and reached 102 feet and 3 inches, breaking the previous record set in Chile last year with 101 feet, 8 inches.


New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

Brazilian footballer Cafu placed the last block on the tower, which was built in the parking lot of a shopping centre. Lego sent designers from Denmark for the world record attempt.

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

Some 53 cities around the world have already participated in the tower-building contest, launched by the Danish manufacturers to promote recreation and sport among children.

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

New world’s tallest LEGO tower was built in Brazil

LEGO Tower Brazil (Photo: Reinaldo Meneguim)

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