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Pirate Captain of the Week Contest

8th May, 2015

Batten down the hatches and get ready to become part of the liveliest crew around! To celebrate the opening of our latest attraction, Pirate Adventure Island, we’re running a “Pirate Captain of the Week” Contest for all children ages 4-12. 5 winners will go on a real pirate ship with our mascot and more!

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New "Pirate Adventure Island" Attraction Sailing into LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago

6th May, 2015

Ahoy, Matey! Pirates will be landing in our Center on Saturday, June 27th! Experience the new Pirate Adventure Island – a massive LEGO pirate-themed playland which will be permanently docked on the second floor of the Center! This interactive attraction encourages children and adults alike to participate in free play and hands-on sensory activities such as...

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NEW LINE: LEGO Jurassic World

1st May, 2015

Dinosaurs of LEGO Jurassic World are on a rampage! Explore the many sights and creatures of the Jurassic World theme park with a new line of LEGO sets. 

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May 2015

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Pirate Captain of the Week Contest

8th May, 2015

Batten down the hatches and get ready to become part of the liveliest crew around! To celebrate the opening of our latest attraction, Pirate Adventure Island, we’re running a “Pirate Captain of the Week” Contest for all children ages 4-12. 5 winners will go on a real pirate ship with our mascot and more!

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New "Pirate Adventure Island" Attraction Sailing into LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Chicago

6th May, 2015

Ahoy, Matey! Pirates will be landing in our Center on Saturday, June 27th! Experience the new Pirate Adventure Island – a massive LEGO pirate-themed playland which will be permanently docked on the second floor of the Center! This interactive attraction encourages children and adults alike to participate in free play and hands-on sensory activities such as...

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NEW LINE: LEGO Jurassic World

1st May, 2015

Dinosaurs of LEGO Jurassic World are on a rampage! Explore the many sights and creatures of the Jurassic World theme park with a new line of LEGO sets. 

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LEGO Simpsons Minifigures - Series 2

1st May, 2015

A new series of your favorite Simpsons characters were just released! 

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New LEGO Simpsons Set: Kwik-E-Mart

1st May, 2015

The set includes a replica of the Kwik-E-Mart, complete with interior and side parts which can be opened, a dumpster, and a Springfield police car. In terms of figures, the set includes Apu, Bart, Homer, Marge, Chief Wiggum, and Snake Jailbird, who is exclusive to the set.

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Apr 2015

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Happy DNA Day

24th Apr, 2015

Today is the 62nd anniversary of the double helix! To celebrate, our Master Model Builder created this model.

 

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Superhero Hustle

23rd Apr, 2015

Join our friends at Easter Seals on MAY 2nd for their 12th Annual Run for the Kids!

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Master Model Builder Plants LEGO Trees for Earth Day

22nd Apr, 2015

Happy Earth Day! Watch David Howard build LEGO trees and plant them in Miniland Chicago in this time lapse video! 

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Upcoming Job Fair: April 30th

16th Apr, 2015

Friendly, energetic and outgoing? Come to our Center on Thursday, April 30th from 3-7pm for our next Job Fair! Bring your resume to the Birthday Rooms (located on the 2nd floor). We are excited to meet you! Dress Code: Business Casual

 

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It's National Library Week!

16th Apr, 2015

Be sure to thank your librarians for all their effort and support throughout the year. Here's a special scene built by our Master Model Builder, David Howard!

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Mar 2015


New ‘Creative Crew’ Meets at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago

25th Mar, 2015

In February, we ran a contest giving children the chance to win a spot on the Center’s new Creative Crew. Out of hundreds of entries, fifteen little LEGO enthusiasts were selected to join the exclusive group. The Crew’s first meeting was held last week at the Center where they received a private tour of the Master Model Builder’s new workshop, created a minifigure and more!

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New Family Room Unveiled at Easter Seals DuPage in Villa Park

20th Mar, 2015

The newly renovated room gives families a creative space to play with their children and help grow their imagination!

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St. Patrick's Day Parade in Miniland Chicago

17th Mar, 2015

Our minifigures had their own St. Patrick's Day parade. See it here!

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See Our New Renovations

4th Mar, 2015

We've made quite a few changes to the Center recently! See our improvements...

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Hot New Items: LEGO® Pirates

1st Mar, 2015

LEGO® Pirates pitches swashbuckling, treasure-hungry buccaneers up against the governor’s loyal soldiers. Children can muster armies of minifigures, whether it’s helping to protect the royal treasure or breaking out captured pirates from prison. Play sets are rich in detail, including rafts, a shipwreck fort, a Pirate hideout protected by a crocodile, and even a hungry Octopus and a saw-nose shark, all with a humorous touch added. Prepare your child for adventure with canons and catapults, and help them set sail on the high seas into their own adventure where fortune and glory are all that count.

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New Arrival: LEGO® Elves!

1st Mar, 2015

In LEGO® Elves, teenager Emily Jones has been transported to a magical world. Children must help Emily find her way home, as four Elves (Azari Firedancer, Farran Leafshade, Naida Riverhearth, Aira Windwhistler) embark on an epic quest to find 4 missing keys to a portal. On the journey they will encounter a sailing ship, magical bakery, treetop hideaway and much more. The rich LEGO Elves fantasy world also means childen can easily create their own epic quest with the elvish companions. Discover secret functions in the sets, and watch the magic turn into reality.

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Check out the latest LEGO NINJAGO™ Sets!

1st Mar, 2015

LEGO® fans are fascinated by the exciting world of NINJAGO™, where the Ninjas use Spinjitzu to fight the villains and discover their true potential!

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Feb 2015


New Addition to the Center: iPad Wall

24th Feb, 2015

We moved our photo desk downstairs and replaced it with this cute iPad wall! While children wait to attend the next Model Builder Workshop, they can take a fun survey geared towards kids and watch videos featuring special building tips!

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See All Our New Changes on February 21st!

17th Feb, 2015

The Center is closed the week of February 16th but will reopen on February 21st! 

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Creative Crew

Creative Crew Winners Announced

13th Feb, 2015

15 lucky LEGO lovers have been selected to help our Master Model Builder create his new workshop! See the list of names here...

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Abe Lincoln Birthday quotes facts

Happy Birthday, Honest Abe!

12th Feb, 2015

Our 16th president was born in Kentucky 206 years ago today.

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Super Cute Valentine's Day Items!

10th Feb, 2015

The LEGO Valentine’s Day Dinner, LEGO Rose and LEGO Watch are now available in our shop.

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New Arrival: LEGO Mixel Sets, Series 4

9th Feb, 2015

The 4th Wave of LEGO Mixel Sets are Here! 

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Jan 2015


Center Closed February 17th - 20th

28th Jan, 2015

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago will be CLOSED February 17th – 20th for remodelling. We are making quite a few changes!...

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Master Model Builder Educates Bill and Wendy on WGN Radio

22nd Jan, 2015

Want to join our Master Model Builder's new Creative Crew? Listen to his interview on WGN Radio to find out how to enter, plus more interesting LEGO facts!

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Exotic Animals Visit Toddler Tuesday Program

20th Jan, 2015

Check out the exotic animals we had in the Center for Toddler Tuesday! Thanks to Animal Quest for providing all the animals!

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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago WGN News Contest

David Howard Announces Contest on WGN Morning News

15th Jan, 2015

Did you see our Master Model Builder on WGN Morning News talking about our new contest? All LEGO lovers ages 4-12 can enter to win a spot on our new Creative Crew!

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LEGOLAND Chicago Contest Annual Pass Tickets Free

Join Our New Creative Crew!

7th Jan, 2015

Our Master Model Builder is getting a new workshop and needs your help! 15 lucky LEGO lovers will help create the space along with being invited to exclusive meetings and building opportunities throughout the year! Receive VIP perks, Annual Passes and more. Enter the contest to win your spot...

 

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