LEGO has now lifted its magical veil and has now officially revealed the enchanting LEGO Harry Potter Diagon Alley (75978)! There has been a great deal of excitement that surrounded this set, and for plenty of good reasons. As I’ve mentioned before, its the second largest and most expensive LEGO Harry Potter set as of to date, packed with plenty of details and loveable minifigure characters – all 14 of them.
Watch the Weasley Twins (played by real-life twin brothers James and Oliver Phelps) as they unravel the magic behind this magnificent set.
Coming in at 5,544 pieces, the LEGO Harry Potter Diagon Alley (75978) will retail for $399.99 and will be available for purchase in LEGO Stores and online beginning September 1, 2020. Take a look at its product description together with tons of official images. You may click on the following affiliate link if you wish to add this to your LEGO wishlist.
As a final note, be sure to take advantage of LEGO’s promotional freebies for September such as the LEGO BrickHeadz Hagrid and Buckbeak (40412) and the LEGO Harry Potter and Hedwig: Owl Delivery (30420) polybag. These gift-with-purchase sets will be available from September 1 to 15, just in time for the arrival of the Diagon Alley (75978), together with the latest wave of LEGO Harry Potter sets as well.
5,544 pieces | $399.99 | Available for purchase on September 1, 2020
LEGO® Harry Potter™ Diagon Alley™ (75978) is a superb recreation of London’s most magical shopping street for fans of the Harry Potter movies aged 16 and up.
Iconic stores packed with authentic movie details
Measuring more than a meter wide, the impressive model captures the scale and ambiance of the bustling magic-supplies hub. Behind magnificent facades lie intriguing interiors, fascinating features, and familiar characters. Check out the wands at Ollivanders™; drop in on Gilderoy Lockhart™’s book-signing event at Flourish & Blotts™ bookseller; obtain a love potion from Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes™; and peruse the products and paraphernalia at Scribbulus™ Writing Implements, Quality Quidditch™ Supplies, Florean Fortescue’s Ice Cream Parlor and the Daily Prophet™.
Cool collectible building toys
The extensive range of LEGO models and playsets provide fans of the Harry Potter Universe with endless imaginative fun and creative display possibilities.
- This large LEGO® Harry Potter™ Diagon Alley™ (75978) display model gives fans of the Harry Potter movies aged 16 and up a chance to recreate magical London’s most magical shopping street.
- Includes Ollivanders™ Wand Shop, Scribbulus™ Writing Implements, Quality Quidditch™ Supplies, Florean Fortescue’s Ice Cream Parlor, Flourish & Blotts™ bookseller, Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes™, and the Daily Prophet™ entrance.
- Authentic accessories and familiar minifigures from the Harry Potter™ movies make it possible to create a ‘living model’ with endless possibilities to rearrange and create new narratives.
- This challenging and rewarding construction set makes a great Christmas or birthday gift for kids, Harry Potter™ fans, model enthusiasts, and lovers of LEGO® brick building aged 16 and up.
- Measuring over 11” (29cm) high, 40” (102cm) wide and 5” (13cm) deep, this LEGO® Harry Potter™ Diagon Alley™ set is crammed to the rooftops with authentic details.
- No batteries required. This modular construction set provides a hands-on, fulfilling building experience. Even the famous hat-lifting entrance to Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes™ is powered by hand.
- If you’re thinking of buying this remarkable model as a gift for someone new to LEGO® building kits, don’t worry – it comes with easy-to-follow, printed building instructions. Open the box and let the building fun begin!
- LEGO® Harry Potter™ sets contain favorite characters, amazing features, and familiar locations from the popular movies. They make ideal gifts for anyone wanting to recreate the movie magic.