80,000 Lego fans go to Norwich Forum exhibition

Ellie Jackman, and Holly Elson-Fisher, both 16, study the old London Bridge, at the Brick Wonders ex

Ellie Jackman, and Holly Elson-Fisher, both 16, study the old London Bridge, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

It's the last chance for Lego fans to enjoy a trip around the world as the Brick Wonders exhibition at The Forum in Norwich closes on Sunday, January 21.

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, made from 1400 lego bricks, a

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, made from 1400 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

The exhibition in December and features about 500,000 Lego Bricks that have been used to build recreations of everything from the International Space Station to Niagra Falls.

Curated by artist Warren Elsmore, the exhibition takes visitors on a journey of discovery of amazing sites around the world.

Over 80,000 Lego fans have marvelled at the seven wonders of the ancient world and have been wowed by modern, natural and historic wonders from all seven continents.

Richard Fair, events manager at The Forum, said: 'The reaction to the exhibition has been fantastic, we've had visitors of all generations flocking to see it. Grandparents have had just as much fun as the little ones. This has to be, by far the most popular exhibition we've held at The Forum.'

The airport display, made from about 60,000 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Foru

The airport display, made from about 60,000 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017


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An additional exhibition piece of the African Savanna is on display at local exhibition partner Jarrold on London Street.

Brick wonders is free and open daily from 10am to 4pm. It will open until 5.30pm on Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

For more information, visit www.theforumnorwich.co.uk or www.warrenelsmore.com/brickwonders

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Pyramid of Giza, made from 5000 lego bricks, at the

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Pyramid of Giza, made from 5000 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Colossus of Rhodes, made from 1200 lego bricks, at the Br

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Colossus of Rhodes, made from 1200 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

Old London Bridge at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Old London Bridge at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

The Grand Canyon, made from 5500 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture:

The Grand Canyon, made from 5500 lego bricks, at the Brick Wonders exhibition at the Forum. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2017

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