Best LEGO Christmas Toys
LEGOs and Christmas go together like…um, things that really go well together. The top 10 best LEGO Christmas toys for this holiday season is a fantastic assortment that helps your little ones get into the spirit while encouraging creativity and motor skill improvement. We have plenty of wonderful options that do just that, from LEGO Christmas train sets to winter toy shops to Santa building sets and so much more. Give them to your kids on Christmas day and do not be surprised if they want to spend the entire holiday building. The sets also make great pieces to add to your Christmas display in the years to come…they provide something different, and just look cool!
Enjoy browsing this list for options you know will speak to your LEGO-loving little shavers and tweens. If you love educational and creativity-fostering toys as much as we do, you will love this list and the many others peppering the Top 10 Store! Have fun, happy shopping, and Merry Christmas!!
What’s here: This fantastic compilation of the 10 best LEGO Christmas for kids for 2017 and 2018 was created by real moms and educators. Numerous types of toys are included in the list to keep your youngin’ stimulated.
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First up is the LEGO Creator Expert Winter Toy Shop. A fabulous little LEGO Christmas village, this set includes a toy shop (duh), Christmas tree with decorations and a ladder, intricate street light, bench, snowman, and a kitty. Accessories include skis, wreaths, a wrapped gift, top hats, carol songbooks, snowboard, and a whole bunch of toys. The toy shop includes a LEGO light brick, cash register, chair, table, clock, and tools.
A wonderful addition to any holiday display, your kiddos will have a fantastic time doing their part to help decorate your home for the season. The details are incredible! A great alternative to advent sets, this option makes a welcome gift!
Our second pick is the LEGO Creator Expert Winter Holiday Train. This super-cool holiday train set looks great around any Christmas tree and includes 16 curved pieces of track, as well as an engine, flatbed wagon with a holiday tree, coal tender, caboose, bench, lamp post, and boarding platform. It also includes five minifigures–a ticket collector, locomotive driver, grandmother, and two grandchildren (boy and girl). Accessories include decorative lights, green wreaths, toys, white tree pieces, micro train, wind-up car, fire truck, sailboat…there’s even a robot and a spaceship!
Enjoy constructing this holiday train with your children or watching them do it. The train is not motorized, but the building results are just too darn cute. Add it to this year’s holiday display or make it a gift from Santa.
Third up is the LEGO City Advent Calendar Building Kit. Featuring 24 different items, it includes buildings and vehicles as well as seasonal pieces. Minifigures include two Coast Guard members, Santa Claus, a jungle explorer, grandmother and one child–a snowboarder.
Advent calendars are extremely fun, and come in all different types and styles. They enhance the anticipation of Christmas, and this LEGO version is no exception. Your kids will LOVE constructing this set, then using it to count the days until Santa’s arrival. Seriously, what is not to love?
Ages 24 months-5 years
Our fourth pick is the LEGO DUPLO Town Santa’s Winter Holiday Building Kit. This option is especially perfect for younger kids and comes with Santa, his sleigh, a reindeer, Christmas tree, snowman, slope for sledding fun, two children, and a squirrel. The sleigh even opens up to hide gifts! Your little ‘uns will have a great time pushing Santa and his sleigh down the slope over and over again, especially since the toys are custom-made for small hands.
If your children love DUPLO sets, they will explode with excitement over this too-cute option ideal for Christmastime fun. The Santa hat is made of cloth instead of plastic, which some reviewers didn’t enjoy; however, there really is not much to dislike about this option!
Ages 24 months-5 years
Number five on our list is the LEGO DUPLO Push Train Toy. Another great DUPLO set that is perfect for toddlers, this kit comes with a buildable train toy featuring a hinged roof, open level crossing, train track, wagon, and buildable tree. Super-cute accessories include crates for loading the car or train, bricks decorated as pumpkins and apples, and flowers. Adorable! Minifigures include train and car drivers (one of each). What’s more, the level crossing is perfect for teaching your kiddos about the importance of train safety.
A great set to give your little shavers anytime throughout the holiday season, it makes a perfect LEGO starter set that introduces kids to the wonderful world of these amazing building toys!
Ages 7 and up
Next is the LEGO Santa Building Set. It features an adorable Santa with moveable arms, as well as a buildable chair. Have your kiddos build it and use it in their personal holiday displays if they have them, or add it to the Santa collection that has taken over your mantle. This is another great introductory LEGO option that is sure to make any little child smile. It is also perfect if you are a LEGO set collector!
Ages 6 and up
Our seventh pick is the LEGO Decorating The Tree Set. Yet another wonderful LEGO option for Christmas, this delightful set comes with girl and boy minifigures, a Christmas tree that includes decorations and a stand, a letter, ladder, four gifts, and even a tiny toy train. Have your kids “help” the minifigures decorate the tree to create a wonderful holiday scene. The finished tree does not light up, but the results are adorable nonetheless. As with every other set on our top 10 list, your little ones will love building this fabulous LEGO set.
Our eighth pick is the LEGO Disney Frozen Anna & Elsa’s Playground. Yes, this is not exactly a Christmas set, but it is still a winter wonderland, which certainly goes with the holiday theme. This set features an ice palace with two levels, a slide, snowball catapult, and a rotating fountain. It includes Anna and Elsa minifigures, as well as a polar bear cub. Accessories include skis, ice skates, two cups and a bottle, polar bear cookies, two snowballs, and two ice crystals. Phew!
Easy to build and ideal for any Frozen fan, your kids will love it. Period. Add it to any snowflake-tastic, wintery holiday display in your house!
Ages 4 and up
Next to last is the LEGO Night Lion Christmas Snowman With Christmas Music. This ridiculously-cute set is a 290-piece building toy that plays holiday tunes to the delight of your little ones (and you).
Perfect for any LEGO lover in your house (heck, it might be you), this set will easily take up several hours of an afternoon to create something magical.
Ages 7 and up
Finally, we have the LEGO Christmas Elves’ Workshop. Last but hardly least, this set includes two LEGO elves working hard at a toy shop table. It comes with two chairs for the elves to sit on as they build toys for the little children of the world. Featuring 238 pieces total, this winner looks great as part of any holiday display (much like every other kit on this list!) and is sure to enthrall any child who loves the magic of Santa’s workshop.