The 25 best adult LEGO sets to buy in 2022: 20 coolest kits

It’s no secret that building LEGO sets is a great way to kill time. So many of us have fond memories of sprawling out on the floor of our childhood home, mesmerized while constructing a multi-colored masterpiece. So it makes sense that an entire product category of adult LEGO sets for grown-ups to enjoy.

Whether you’re an architect, love to build in your free time, have a thing for collectible LEGOs or just need some distraction, there’s bound to be a kit on our list that you’ll love.

With just a few more weeks until Christmas is here, we found the 25 best adult LEGO kits of 2022 that would make great gifts, from a recreation of the famous Hogwarts castle from “Harry Potter” to your very own Statue of Liberty replica.

The Post has rounded up options for all budgets, from architectural skylines to “Star Wars”-themed kits. Keep reading to find the best LEGO set for you or your loved one.

LEGO Flower Bouquet Building Kit

This LEGO flower bouquet delivers a vibrant display of colors and interesting shapes, inspired by real flowers such as roses, snapdragons, poppies, asters, daisies and grasses.

LEGO Eiffel Tower Building Kit

Bring the city of love right to their home with this Eiffel Tower building kit that comes complete with more than 4,000 pieces.

LEGO Creator Expert NASA Apollo 11 Lunar Lander Building Kit

For outer space buffs, consider this LEGO NASA Apollo 11 Lunar Lander building kit. It’s great for both adults and kids alike.

LEGO Bonsai Tree Building Kit

For those who love cherry blossom trees and dream of visiting Japan to one day experience them — get the next best thing. This set includes interchangeable pieces, so you can style the bonsai tree model with classic green leaves or vibrant, pink cherry blossom blooms.

LEGO Art World Map Building Kit

No passport needed! This LEGO Art World Map will allow them to explore the world without stepping foot outside of their home.

 LEGO Titanic Building Kit

Build the historic Titanic ship and display it for all of your friends and family to see.

LEGO Architecture Statue of Liberty Building Kit

LEGO’s Statue of Liberty architecture building kit is another great option for New York lovers. It’s made up of 1,685 pieces and is bound to keep you busy.

LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle Building Kit

Better yet, go all out and build the Hogwarts Castle from the ground up with over 6,000 LEGO pieces. Not to mention, it’s a great gift to pair with the complete series from J.K. Rowling.


Build a replica of one of the most famous paintings in the world — Vincent Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night.”

LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron Race Car Building Kit

Have a love for luxury cars? Then you need a luxury LEGO car set. Start small (literally) with this LEGO x Bugatti building set.


Similarly to the actual Roman structure, this LEGO replica was magnificently engineered and designed in a free-standing elliptical shape to hold up to 80,000 spectators.

LEGO Marvel Infinity Gauntlet Collectible Building Kit

If you consider yourself a Marvel fan, then you know how important the Infinity gauntlet is to the fictional universe. Create your very own to display at home with this epic Marvel LEGO set.

LEGO Vespa 125 Model Building Kit

Pretend you’re zipping around Italy while building this pastel-colored Vespa LEGO set.

LEGO Boutique Hotel Building Kit

For the hospitality nerd, they’ll love this boutique hotel building kit that features elegant, turn-of-the-century European architecture.

LEGO Technic Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Building Kit

Calling all race car fans! This LEGO set is a Hot Rod replica model of the Technic Chevrolet Corvette ZR1.

LEGO Great Pyramid of Giza Building Kit

Feel transported back in time to Ancient Egypt as you build and display this LEGO brick model of the Great Pyramid of Giza.

LEGO Architecture Paris Skyline Building Kit

Bring yourself right to the city of love with this cool LEGO set of an impressively detailed Paris skyline. It’s currently on sale for $10 less than usual.

LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System Building Kit

If you’re a big fan of Nintendo products, why settle for regular Mario LEGO sets when you could have the whole system? There is no doubt you’ll appreciate creating your own Nintendo Entertainment System entirely out of LEGOs.

 LEGO "Star Wars" Millennium Falcon™

Calling all “Star Wars” fans! While this LEGO building kit of the Millennium Falcon is certainly worth a pretty penny, you won’t have any regrets once you combine all 7,541 LEGO pieces.

LEGO Architecture New York City Building Kit

If you’re not interested in creating your own aerial Manhattan LEGO replica by scratch — like that one teenager who went viral in 2020, consider buying a fun LEGO architecture set like this NYC building kit instead.

LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Crests Building Kit

The LEGO “Harry Potter” Hogwarts crests building kit is another fun but a little bit less time-consuming option. Plus, it’s super fun to enjoy building each tile of the background (especially on a rainy day).

LEGO Mini Disney Castle Building Kit

That’s right, princess castles aren’t just for kids. With this Disney LEGO set, you can build the famous Disney Castle of your dreams.

LEGO Adidas Originals Superstar Building Kit

Build and display one of the world’s most iconic sneakers with the LEGO adidas Originals Superstar kit. This may just be cool LEGO set you’ve been waiting to add to your collection.

LEGO Mickey Mouse & Minnie Mouse Buildable Characters Building Set

For those who just can’t get enough of Mickey and Minnie Mouse, consider building your favorite characters with this Disney LEGO set with more than 1,700 pieces.

LEGO x Ikea Storage

While this article is primarily for adults looking for epic LEGO building kits, parents who love to create with their children might enjoy these Ikea and LEGO collaborated storage bins.

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