LEGO celebrates 20 years of LEGO Harry Potter with new Icons Collectors’ Edition

The LEGO Group is celebrating 20 years of LEGO Harry Potter with the grand unveiling of the LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Icons Collectors’ Edition.

Billed as ‘an intricate display model and a perfect homage to the Wizarding World,’ the detailed new launch aims to capture some of the most iconic characters and moments from the franchise in one model. The set includes several famous artifacts from the Wizarding World of the last two decades.

Sitting at the centre of the set if Harry’s owl, Hedwig, clutching the infamous Hogwarts letter. Fans will also find Harry’s wand and glasses, a chocolate frog, a potions tray including five potion bottles and ingredients, as well as Tom Riddle’s diary, the Golden Snitch, and a school scarf  that can match any Hogwarts House.

Weighing in at 3,010 pieces and measuring over 44cm high, 50cm wide, and 33cm deep, the set is made complete with a bespoke stand and celebratory tile to mark the 20th anniversary of LEGO Harry Potter.

It also comes with a trio of exclusive anniversary golden LEGO minifigures, including Albus Dumbledore, Minerva McGonagall and Rubeus Hagrid, as seen together in the first scene of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

LEGO Designer, Marcos Bessa said: “The timeless magic of Harry Potter never leaves you, and this new LEGO set is our way of celebrating 20 years of LEGO Harry Potter and the wonderful people and things found in it.

“Every item in the set is filled with memories, from winning quidditch matches to iconic potion ingredients, not to mention getting that all-important letter. Building the Hogwarts Icons Collectors’ Edition Set is sure to bring fond recollections back for Wizarding World and LEGO fans alike, with this beautiful centrepiece.”

The LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Icons Collector’s Edition Set will be available from September, 2nd 2021 from LEGO Stores and www.lego.com/harrypotter at a recommended price of £249.99.

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