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Lego: From Star Wars to Revenge of the Sith in 1.5 million bricks - Pictures

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, made of very small Lego bricks...

The indoor Star Wars Miniland Experience recreates scenes from the Star Wars films and animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, using around 1.5 million Lego bricks. The new attraction at Legoland Windsor, just outside London, opened earlier this year.

Here in Lego is the Millennium Falcon - the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs - one of the most iconic Star Wars spaceships.


Steve Ranger is the UK editor of TechRepublic, and has been writing about the impact of technology on people, business and culture for more than a decade. Before joining TechRepublic he was the editor of


Even at 13, when I saw the original release, I thought, "Parsecs? That's a measurement of distance, not time, or even speed. What is he talking about?" Maybe he figured out a way to shorten the distance, but that still doesn't make the ship faster, just makes him more clever. Incredible collection though!