Today, LEGO officially unveils its second largest set of all time, the 10294 Titanic, to commemorate the 110th anniversary of the ill-fated ship’s launch in 1911. The massive 9,090-piece ship model features the iconic ocean liner at its peak, with cross sections of the interior decks accessible at several points. The Titanic model is over 4 feet (1.3m) long and will cost US $ 629.99 | Can $ 799.99 | UK £ 569.99 when available from November 1, 2021.
The Titanic edits last year’s 10276 Colosseum set by just 54 pieces to take second place on the list of the greatest LEGO sets, but falls well short of the first place, occupied by the mosaic set of the 11,695-piece world map released earlier this year.
Be sure to also check out our full hands-on review of the LEGO Titanic 10294.
10294 Titanic | 9,090 pieces | Available November 1, 2021 | $ 629.99 | Can $ 799.99 | United Kingdom £ 569.99
LEGO says the Titanic model will measure 17.5 inches high (44cm), 6 inches wide (16cm) and a whopping 53 inches long (135cm), which will easily position it as one of the LEGO sets. the largest physically ever created.
The ship features a fully detailed exterior with beige wooden decks.
In addition to the exterior, however, the model can be split into several parts (insert black humor here about the infamous shipwreck) to see a full cross section of the decks inside with lush cabins and rooms. to eat.
The massive engines of the Titanic are removable and feature movable pistons.
Check out the official LEGO press release below, along with other images.
LARGEST SHIP IN HISTORY JOINS THE LEGO® FAMILY
AS LEGO TITANIC UNVEILS
OCTOBER 7, 2021: The LEGO Group has unveiled an authentic replica of the most famous ship of all time, the RMS Titanic. For the first time, fans can now recreate the luxury liner in the detailed form of LEGO® bricks, 110 years after its launch in Belfast in 1911.
The LEGO Titanic is one of the longest and tallest LEGO models to date, consisting of 9,090 pieces, making it a truly immersive building challenge for LEGO fans and budding historians alike.
In addition to its size, the Titanic was known for its unparalleled grandeur, which was faithfully captured on the whole. Beneath the incomparable exterior of the LEGO Titanic, there are several interior rooms to explore, including the grand, first-class staircase that spans six decks and the Jacobean-style dining room that was located on the ship’s D deck. .
The Titanic was also renowned for her unmatched speed, outclassing other ships of the era, and in the lower decks fans will find a state-of-the-art engine room replica.
LEGO Group Design Master Mike Psiaki said: “At the time of its launch, the Titanic was the pinnacle of nautical engineering, the largest moving vehicle ever created. It has been an incredible journey to recreate this iconic ship from LEGO bricks, using blueprints created over a century ago.
“Designing the LEGO Titanic with an emphasis on immense detail and scale, but also on precision, allowed us to create one of the most challenging building experiences to date. We know that brick builders and ship enthusiasts of all ages will love to build the decor and display it in their homes.
At over 1.3m long, the LEGO Titanic set is perfect for display and comes complete with a unique plaque with the name of the ship. This awesome set is available for pre-order from 1st November and general sale from 8e November in LEGO stores and at www.LEGO.com/titanic for a suggested retail price of € 629.99 / $ 629.99 / £ 535.69.
- Age: 18+
- Model measurements:
- Height: 17.5 in (44 cm)
- Width: 6 ” (16 cm)
- Length: 53 inches (135 cm)
- 9,090 pieces
- Accurate replica of the RMS Titanic, with plate and display
- Large scale model that can easily be moved and displayed for maximum enjoyment
- Detailed interior cross sections including grand first class staircase, dining room and engine room
- Price: € 629.99 / $ 629.99 / £ 569.99 / AUD 999.99 / CAD 799.99