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The historic moment in which President Barack Obama takes the presidential oath of office on the steps of the Capitol in Washington is reproduced on a miniature scale at Legoland park in Carlsbad, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2009)

Creativity at LEGOLAND

In 2013, LEGOLAND Discovery Center is scheduled to move into Ridge Hill in Yonkers. LEGOLAND parks and centers have spread throughout the world, and with them so have the creative structures and characters built with the famous toys.

Siegfried Boerst, general manager of Legoland Malaysia, stands
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Siegfried Boerst, general manager of Legoland Malaysia, stands on the train track at the construction site of Legoland Malaysia in the southern state of Johor Bahru on April 25, 2012. Asia's first Legoland theme park dedicated to the popular toy bricks will open in Malaysia in September 2012. More than 35,000 annual passes already have been sold, the company said on April 25. (April 25, 2012)

Workers are seen at the construction site of
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Workers are seen at the construction site of Legoland Malaysia in the southern state of Johor Bahru. Asia's first Legoland theme park dedicated to the popular toy bricks will open in Malaysia in September 2012. (April 25, 2012)

Workers keep busy at the construction site of
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Workers keep busy at the construction site of Legoland Malaysia in the southern state of Johor Bahru. The park will open in September. (April 25, 2012)

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The historic moment in which President Barack Obama
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The historic moment in which President Barack Obama takes the presidential oath of office on the steps of the Capitol in Washington is reproduced on a miniature scale at Legoland park in Carlsbad, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2009)

A family made of Lego bricks rests at
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A family made of Lego bricks rests at a bench at the Legoland theme park in Guenzburg, Germany. (May 15, 2012)

Model maker Giorgio Pastero places a figure of
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Model maker Giorgio Pastero places a figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on a LEGO model of Buckingham Palace at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

Lego figures of Britain's royal family, including Queen
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Lego figures of Britain's royal family, including Queen Elizabeth II, are pictured on the balcony of a lego model of Buckingham Palace at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

Model maker Giorgio Pastero places a Lego figure
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Model maker Giorgio Pastero places a Lego figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II into a Lego model of Buckingham Palace at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

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A tiny Lego figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth
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A tiny Lego figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is placed onto the balcony of a Lego model of Buckingham Palace at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

Jewellery designer Dinny Hall holds a tiny Lego
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Jewellery designer Dinny Hall holds a tiny Lego figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, complete with a real diamond-encrusted crown, at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

A 10 centimer-high Lego figure of Britain's Queen
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A 10 centimer-high Lego figure of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, complete with a real diamond-encrusted crown, is pictured at the Legoland theme park in Windsor, west of London. (May 24, 2012)

A miniature version of the U.S. Capitol in
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A miniature version of the U.S. Capitol in Washington is among the many historic structures built at Legoland park in Carlsbad, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2009)

A bust of German-born physicist Albert Einstein, made
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A bust of German-born physicist Albert Einstein, made of Lego bricks, adorns the entrance of Berlin's Legoland Discovery Centre. (March 29, 2007)

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Denmark's Princess Benedikte, front right, rides on a
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Denmark's Princess Benedikte, front right, rides on a roller coaster with Lego Toys head Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, front left, during her visit to Legoland park in Guenzburg, Germany. (June 26, 2003)

San Diego Chargers football player Josh Norman places
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San Diego Chargers football player Josh Norman places one of the final Lego bricks on a replica of the Lombardi Trophy, awarded each year to the winner of the Super Bowl, at the Family Huddle Super Bowl event held in Legoland theme park in Carlsbad, Calif. (Jan. 23, 2003)

Children look at a Ford Explorer made from
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Children look at a Ford Explorer made from Lego bricks as it sits on the assembly line at Ford's Chicago assembly plant. The Lego Explorer, which was built using 382,858 Legos, later was displayed at the Legoland Florida theme park, which opened last fall near Orlando. (Sept. 26, 2011)

San Diego Chargers football player Josh Norman places
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San Diego Chargers football player Josh Norman places one of the final Lego bricks on a replica of the Lombardi Trophy, awarded each year to the winner of the Super Bowl, at the Family Huddle Super Bowl event held in Legoland theme park in Carlsbad, Calif. (Jan. 23, 2003)

A Lego model of part of Manhattan is
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A Lego model of part of Manhattan is seen at Legoland Florida theme park in Winter Haven, Fla. The park is the second Legoland to open in North America. (Sept. 27, 2011)

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