Lego and Disney are two of the most beloved brands in the world, so it’s no surprise that when they team up, the result is pure magic. From classic films like Cinderella and The Little Mermaid to modern hits like Frozen and Toy Story, Disney has captured the hearts of children and adults alike for generations. And what better way to celebrate that magic than by building your favorite characters and scenes out of Lego bricks? In this article, I’ll count down the 10 best Disney Lego sets. To start off, it’s worth noting that Disney is an enormous corporation with a vast portfolio of intellectual properties. With that in mind, I’d like to clarify that for this particular list, I won’t be including any sets based on franchises such as Star Wars or the MCU. Yet, I will be including a couple of sets from Pixar that I think are worth mentioning. So, having said that, grab your bricks, and let’s get building!
12. Goofy & Pluto – 40378
The Lego Goofy & Pluto – 40378 set is a small Lego set that features two iconic characters from the Disney franchise, Goofy and Pluto. The set was released in 2020 and is part of the Lego Brick Headz line. The set includes 214 pieces and allows you to build two brick sketches, one of Goofy and one of Pluto. Brick Sketches are a unique type of Lego set that features a flat, two-dimensional portrait of a character. The Goofy and Pluto brick sketches are designed to be displayed on a wall or shelf. Each portrait comes with a small baseplate for support. The Brick Sketches line is an innovative way to display your favorite characters in Lego form. The Goofy and Pluto portraits are great additions to any Disney or Lego collection. The set is also a great way to introduce young children to the Lego building, as the builds are relatively simple. Additionally, the set is a great gift idea for fans of Disney or for collectors of unique Lego sets. Take it from me – the Goofy and Pluto Brick Sketches are sure to be a conversation starter!
11. Elsa’s Magical Ice Palace – 41148
Based on the beautiful animated movie “Frozen, The LEGO Elsa’s Magical Ice Palace – 41148 set lets fans of the movie recreate Elsa’s majestic ice palace, which is a central location in the film. The set includes a large ice palace build, featuring a grand staircase, a throne room, a bedroom with a vanity, a lookout tower, and a translucent blue balcony. The ice palace has a range of intricate details, such as chandeliers, a fireplace, a clock, and even a frozen fountain. The set also includes several accessories, such as a sleigh and ice skates. It features several unique pieces, such as the translucent blue balcony, which adds depth to the ice palace. The set also includes mini-figurines of Elsa, Anna, and Olaf, all of which are highly detailed representations of the characters. The mini-figurines come with their own accessories, such as Elsa’s magic wand and Anna’s ice skates.
10. Woody & RC – 10766
The Woody & RC set is a small Lego set that is part of the Lego Toy Story 4 theme. The set features two characters from the Toy Story franchise, Woody and RC. The set includes 69 pieces and allows you to build a small RC car and a Woody Lego minifigure. The RC car is a simple build, featuring a blue and yellow color scheme and moving wheels. The Woody minifigure comes with a cowboy hat, a sheriff badge, and a lasso. What makes this set special is its simplicity and affordability. It is a great set for fans of Toy Story who want to add to their collection without spending too much money.
9. Moana’s Ocean Voyage – 41150
Based on the popular animated movie “Moana”, the LEGO Moana’s Ocean Voyage – 41150 sets allows fans of the movie to recreate Moana’s epic voyage across the ocean as she sets out to save her island and people from a terrible curse. The set includes a large canoe, which features a sail and an intricate design that is faithful to the one seen in the movie. The canoe can be easily assembled and disassembled for easy play and comes with several other accessories such as a map, a heart of Te Fiti, a cooking fire, and a banana tree. One of the standout features of the LEGO Moana’s Ocean Voyage set is the mini-figurines that come with it. The set includes mini-figurines of Moana, Maui, and Heihei the rooster, all highly detailed. Another special feature of the set is its use of color to bring the world of Moana to life. The set includes unique pieces, such as the sail of the canoe and the heart of Te Fit. It also includes the famous banana tree. Awesome!
8. Tron Legacy – 21314
The LEGO Tron Legacy – 21314 set is a Disney-themed LEGO set based on the popular science fiction movie “Tron: Legacy.” The set allows fans of the movie to recreate some of the movie’s most iconic scenes, including the Light Cycles and the Grid. The set includes two Light Cycles, each featuring a minifigure rider and a transparent blue light trail. The Light Cycles can be easily assembled and disassembled for play and display purposes. The set also includes a buildable version of the Grid, a highly detailed platform featuring translucent blue elements that resemble the digital environment of the movie. The set features a highly stylized, futuristic design that accurately captures the look and feel of the movie. The transparent blue elements used throughout the set give it an ethereal, almost otherworldly quality that sets it apart from other LEGO sets. Another special feature of the set is its minifigures. The set includes two minifigures, Sam Flynn and Rinzler, both of which are highly detailed and accurate. The minifigures come with their own identity discs, which can be attached to their backs for added authenticity.
7. Encanto Madrigak House – 43202
Fans’ love for the excellent movie Encanto triggered a massive interest in LEGO’s recreation of the mystical Madrigal House. The demand was so high that the set quickly sold out, much to LEGO’s surprise. But fear not, as Mirabel and other legendary Disney heroines are making a comeback in the upcoming Magical Treehouse set. The house boasts an impressive design, with a myriad of contrasting colors that immediately catch the eye, creating a stunning display set. Additionally, the set comes with mini-dolls at a total price of about $60 USD.
6. WALL-E – 21303
Promised you a Pixar set! The LEGO WALL-E – 21303 set is a highly detailed and interactive LEGO model of the beloved Disney-Pixar character WALL-E. Released in 2015, this set is based on the animated movie WALL-E. The movie tells the story of a small waste-collecting robot who falls in love with another robot named EVE and embarks on a journey to save humanity. The LEGO WALL-E – 21303 set features 677 pieces that, when assembled, create a highly poseable and realistic model of WALL-E. The set stands over 7 inches tall! It features an articulated neck, adjustable head, arms, and hands, and even tracks that allow WALL-E to move around. The set also includes a small buildable version of EVE, which can be displayed alongside WALL-E. Not only is the model highly poseable, but it also includes several interactive features. For example a storage compartment in the back of WALL-E’s body and a plant that can be placed inside. Additionally, the set includes a booklet with information about the design of the model and the movie that inspired it. The cost ranges from 250 to 400 USD.
5. Winnie the Pooh – 21326
The Lego Winnie the Pooh – 21326 set is a Lego set that features the beloved characters from the Winnie the Pooh franchise. The set was released in 2021 and is part of the Lego Ideas line. The set includes 1,265 pieces and allows you to build a detailed and interactive model of the Hundred Acre Wood. The model features Pooh’s house, which reveals a fully-furnished interior. That includes a kitchen, a bedroom, and a staircase. The model also includes a buildable Pooh figure, a buildable Piglet figure, and buildable figures of Tigger, Rabbit, and Eeyore. This set really captures the whimsical spirit of the Winnie the Pooh franchise. It includes several fun features, such as a buildable beehive, a slide for Pooh to use, and a buildable bridge that can be collapsed to prevent Tigger from crossing. Additionally, the set is a great way to bring the world of Winnie the Pooh to life. It is a great set for fans of Winnie the Pooh, Lego enthusiasts, or collectors of unique Lego sets.
4. Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck’s Farm – 10775
The Lego 10775: Mickey Mouse & Donald Duck’s Farm set is a Lego set that features Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. The set was released in 2021 and is part of the Lego Disney line. The set includes 118 pieces and allows you to build a small farm scene, complete with a barn, a tractor, and various farm animals, including a cow, a chicken, and a sheep. It also includes buildable figures of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, each dressed in farm-themed outfits. The set includes several fun features. These include a spinning windmill, a hinged gate for the farm animals, and a lever-operated lifting mechanism for the hay bales. It is also a great way to display and play with two beloved Disney characters in Lego form. As a proud owner of the set, I can tell you it’s tons of fun and the kids love it.
3. Disney Train and Station – 71044
With a true nostalgic appeal, The LEGO Disney Train and Station – 71044 allows fans to build a replica of the classic Disney steam train and station from the early 1900s. This set is a part of the LEGO Disney Collection. It includes a large steam locomotive engine with a tender, a passenger car, and a luxurious parlor car. The engine and tender are decorated with classic Disney characters such as Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Chip, Dale, and Goofy. The train can be operated using the included LEGO Powered Up 2.0 system, which controls the train’s sound and speed. The set also includes a detailed station building, featuring a ticket booth, a clock tower, and an adjacent track. The station is also adorned with classic Disney details, such as a bench with a “Have a Magical Day” inscription, and a cafe with an outdoor patio area. The set faithfully recreates the iconic steam train and station from the early 1900s, giving fans a chance to relive the magic of classic Disney. The inclusion of the Powered Up 2.0 system also adds a modern touch, allowing fans to control the train’s sound and speed with a smartphone or tablet. Another special feature of the set is its mini-figurines. The set includes five mini-figurines, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Chip, Dale, and Goofy, all of which are highly detailed.
2. Disney’s Mickey Mouse – 31202
‘Who’s the leader of the club that’s made for you and me?‘ The Disney’s Mickey Mouse – 31202 set features the iconic character, Mickey Mouse. The set is part of the Lego Disney line and was released in 2021 that includes 265 pieces and comes with instructions to build four different versions of Mickey Mouse: the classic Mickey Mouse from the 1920s, the 1950s Mickey Mouse, the current Mickey Mouse, and Mickey Mouse from the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse TV show. Each version of Mickey Mouse has its own unique features, including different outfits and accessories. For example, the classic Mickey Mouse has his signature red shorts and yellow shoes, while the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse version has a red and yellow outfit and a microphone. As explained, the set allows fans of Mickey Mouse to build and display different versions of this beloved character. It is also designed to be an interactive building experience, with lots of small fun accessories!
1. Disney Castle – 71040
My top pick for this list, the LEGO 71040 Disney Castle set is a highly detailed replica of the iconic Cinderella Castle that can be found at the heart of Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. The set features 4,080 pieces, making it one of the largest LEGO sets ever produced, and stands at over 2 feet (74cm) tall. The Disney Castle set features a range of intricate details and authentic architectural features that faithfully recreate the grandeur and elegance of the real-life castle. The set includes a variety of rooms and areas, such as the main hall with its mosaic-tiled floor, a detailed kitchen, a bedroom with a four-poster bed, a music room with a piano, and a tower room with a telescope. One of the standout features of the LEGO 71040 Disney Castle set is its impressive level of attention to detail. The set includes a range of iconic Disney characters, including a Mickey Mouse figurine, a Minnie Mouse figurine, a Donald Duck figurine, and a Daisy Duck figurine. There are also various hidden references and Easter eggs throughout the set that will delight Disney fans of all ages. The set comes with a high price tag and can cost as much as $350 USD. Still, IMO it’s worth it!