Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks

Date/Time

September 24, 2021 to April 24, 2022

Location

Perot Museum of Nature and Science View map
2201 N. Field Street,
Dallas, TX, 75201

Additional Information

Description

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s newest exhibition –Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks – features 20 iconic skyscrapers from across the globe constructed over 2,000 hours with more than half a million LEGO bricks. From the world’s tallest building to the Empire State Building, the architectural wonders are constructed by Ryan McNaught, one of only 21 LEGO certified professionals in the world. All ages can get creative as they build upon a growing LEGO installation using thousands of the popular colored bricks.

The Towers

Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks is a traveling exhibition from Sydney Living Museums and toured internationally by Flying Fish. Among the towers on view will be the Barangaroo Hotel Crown Resort in Sydney; Burj Khalifa in Dubai; Bank of America Plaza in Atlanta; 111 West 57th Street, Central Park Tower Building, Chrysler Building and Empire State Building in New York City; CN Tower in Toronto; Eureka Tower in Melbourne; Infinity Tower in Brisbane; International Commerce Tower in Hong Kong; Marina Bay Sands in Singapore; N Seoul Tower in Seoul, Korea; Petronas Towers in Malaysia; Q1 in Queensland; Shanghai Tower in Shanghai; Taipei 101 in Taiwan; Tokyo Skytree in Tokyo; Willis (Sears) Tower in Chicago; and Wilshire Grand Centre in Los Angeles.

Kids Construction Area

Then after interacting with the intricate structures, guests are encouraged to head to the construction areas, which are equipped with more than 200,000 LEGO bricks, to create their own ‘tower of tomorrow.’ Visitors of all ages are encouraged to channel their inner engineer by adding their creations to a steadily rising futuristic LEGO masterpiece displayed within the exhibition.

Health Requirements

For the safety of guests, all visitors ages 2 and older are required to wear a face covering. All interactive exhibits will be disinfected regularly, and hand sanitizer stations are available. Guests should not visit the museum if sick. Social distancing of at least 6 feet (or the average length of one velociraptor) is encouraged.

Updated Hours

The Museum is open daily (except Tuesdays). Hours are 10am–5pm on Monday and Wednesday-Saturday and 11am–5pm on Sunday. Member-only mornings provide exclusive access from 9–10am every Saturday and 10–11am every Sunday. During Thanksgiving week, winter break and spring break, the museum will be open daily from 10am–5pm Monday–Saturday and from 11am–5pm Sunday.

Tickets

Towers of Tomorrow requires an additional ticket of $8 for adults (13-64) and seniors (65+), $6 for youth (2-12) and free for children under 2. Museum general admission is $20 for adults (13-64), $13 for youth (2-12) and $18 for seniors (65+). Museum general admission is free for members. Children under 2 are always free. Member tickets for Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks are $5 for all age levels. Timed entry tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis. To avoid sellouts, visitors are strongly encouraged to purchase advanced tickets at perotmuseum.org. Prices are subject to change.

Find more exhibits on view in Dallas-Fort Worth by searching our calendar at dfwchild.com/calendar.