Magic mirror on the wall, what’s the coolest LEGO playset of them all? Without a doubt, it has to be the upcoming LEGO 71040 The Disney Castle set. With 4,080 pieces, this magnificent and faithful reproduction of Walt Disney World’s Cinderella Castle stands a whopping 29″ in height, is 17″ wide and 12″ deep. Indescribable feelings just doesn’t begin to.. well, describe it.
While facing the front of the LEGO Disney Castle will evoke memories of the most magical place on Earth, the reverse of the castle is where the magic truly lies. Every nook and cranny is devoted to some of Disney’s most beloved classics. From Fantasia’s ‘Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ to The Princess and the Frog, you’ll find hints and tributes, whosits and whatsits galore! Some of the other films represented include Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Aladdin, Brave and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
The LEGO Disney Castle set even includes five exclusive LEGO Disney minifigs: Mickey Mouse in his tuxedo; Minnie Mouse in her classic polka dot dress; Donald Duck; Daisy Duck; and Tinker Bell.
LEGO has provided us with dozens of hi-res stills of the playset, which you can find in our gallery embedded below. Following the gallery, you will also find many of specific details that can be found in the set.
Bring the magical world of Disney to your home with The Disney Castle. This highly detailed LEGO model with over 4,000 pieces offers a rewarding build and play experience, and comes with an array of exciting Disney-themed features and functions. The intricately detailed facade and towers replicate the iconic Walt Disney World Resort Cinderella Castle, and each accessible castle room includes special features inspired by some of Disney’s greatest animated feature films, providing endless play possibilities with the included minifigures: Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck and Tinker Bell, or other characters from your collection.
- Includes 5 minifigures: Mickey Mouse with a tuxedo, Minnie Mouse with red dress, Donald Duck with classic outfit, Daisy Duck with pink skirt, lavender colored shoes and a bow, and Tinker Bell with wig element, skirt, wings and a magic wand.
- The Disney Castle features a detailed facade with a stone bridge, clock, wide arched entrance, ornate balconies, spired towers, plus a four-story main building and a five-story, golden-spired main tower, both containing rooms with assorted Disney-inspired features and elements.
- Castle main building first floor features the main hall with large arched doorway, mosaic floor tiling, ornate chandelier, suits of armor, shield-decorated walls, grandfather clock, floor-standing vase with buildable flower elements, magic carpet and a golden lamp.
- Castle main building second-floor room features buildable dark-blue curtains with curtain pole, ornate buildable candelabra and rose, and glass case elements.
- Castle main building third-floor room features a chest with book of spells, mop and bucket elements, and access to the main tower second-floor room.
- Castle main building fourth-floor bedroom features a detailed bed with decorative golden headboard elements.
- Main tower first-floor kitchen features a large redbrick-patterned stove, workbench, buildable broom and pumpkin, plus pots, pans and assorted kitchen and food elements.
- Main tower second-floor room includes a spinning wheel and access to the castle main building third-floor room.
- Main tower third-floor room features a chest containing brush, scissor and lock of black hair elements, plus a balcony with 2 stud shooters for a firework-display function.
- Main tower fourth-floor room features a golden mirror, plus red apple and glass vase elements.
- Main tower fifth-floor room features a window bench and an arched window.
- Also includes 2 frogs and a golden crown element.
- Remove part of the roof section to discover the glass slipper element and fairy-tale book element with printed cover.
- Launch the fireworks and let the magic begin!
The LEGO Disney Castle playset will retail for $349.99 in the US and will be available exclusively from LEGO at shop.lego.com and LEGO stores beginning September 1, 2016.