IDEA FOR THE WEEKEND: Chesterfield to host Lego day!

Lego fans are set to descend on Chesterfield at the weekend to celebrate the much-loved toy.

Friday, 22nd January 2016, 2:39 pm
Updated Friday, 22nd January 2016, 3:49 pm
Lego, a much-loved toy.

Chesterfield Museum will host a Lego day between 10am and 4pm on Saturday. Maybe you could build the Crooked Spire?!

The event is free.

Five Lego facts

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1. The Lego name is made from the first two letters of the Danish words Leg Godt, meaning ‘play well’

2. On average, every person on the earth owns 86 Lego bricks

3. To reach the moon you would need to build a column of around 40 billion Lego bricks

4. The first Lego minifigure was produced in 1978. Since then more than four billion have been made – making it the world’s largest population group

5. Each Lego minifigure is exactly four bricks high without a hat