LEGO fans rejoice! A new world record has been set by a group of schoolchildren in Hungary. That’s right, this record-breaking tower is situated in the shadow of the famous St. Stephen’s Basilica and at approximately 114-feet-tall, smashing the previous record of 112-feet, 9-inches from 2013. Continue reading for a video and more information.
According to Inhabitat, “The tower required hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks and once the ‘modern obelisk,’ as Hungary’s mayor calls it, was completed, the team topped things off with a fitting crown for classic toy lovers: a colorful Rubik’s Cube. No doubt the cube’s inventor, who just happens to come from Hungary, would be proud.”