The LEGO Creator Expert (10253) Big Ben Building Kit contains over four thousand pieces, and it’s being offered for $199.99 shipped, Cyber Monday deals week only, originally $249.99. The Great Bell was first started on May 31st 1859, and its first chime rang from the 96-meter Elizabeth Tower on July 11th of the same year. Standing 23” (60cm) tall, this LEGO interpretation features a detailed facade, complete with statues, shields, windows, a clock tower with 4 adjustable clock dials, a removable roof allowing access to the belfry, and buildable exterior elements including a sidewalk, lawn as well as a tree depicting the building’s location. Product page. Read more for a speed build video and additional information.
This highly-detailed model captures the splendor of the 96-meter Neo-Gothic-styled Elizabeth Tower with the adjoining east wing of the Palace of Westminster, and boasts a sculptural facade with windows, statues and shields. Remove the top and you’ll discover the Big Ben bell inside, while a grassy area, tree and sidewalk depicting the building’s location add a finishing touch to this giant model. More information.