When Boys Grow Up: Massive WWII Dioramas Built With Lego

What happens when boys who play with Lego grow up? They build even bigger things from Lego!

We’ve collected some of the best Lego dioramas we could find on the internet, prepare to be amazed!

3982753778_1815a5c2cd_bLego WWII seen at Brickcon 2009 Flint Weiss / Flickr

3982754980_e9a8363cc5_bLego WWII seen at Brickcon 2009 Flint Weiss / Flickr

15462217431_22c14d7b1e_kWWII Beach Invasion Flickr / Lonnon Foster

15278725488_983dbb74a8_kWWII Beach Invasion Flickr / Lonnon Foster

15278675130_ff1c2940d6_kBattle of Ortona  Flickr / Lonnon Foster

17241893455_783db5e387_kSpotting the enemy! Flickr / Joe Black

4585169016_4d44c22370_bHeinkel He-219 Uhu Flickr / Ralph S

USS Intrepid (by Ann Diment, Ed Diment (right), Ralph Savelsberg (left)) USS Intrepid is a US Navy aircraft carrier that served from World War 2 until 1974 and is now a museum in New York. This Lego model of the ship is to the scale of Minifigs (Lego people). It is nearly 7m long, weighs 250kg, needed 250,000 bricks to build and took three people (with a number of other helpers) over 9 months to buildUSS Intrepid by Ann Diment, Ed Diment (right), Ralph Savelsberg (left)) Flickr / David Farquhar

9637253996_132d4b2ee1_kLego model of WWII era USS Intrepid Flickr / Rex Hammock

9634014465_18897a08de_kLego model of WWII era USS Intrepid Flickr / Rex Hammock

15354874766_522ecec59e_oLittle diorama with jeep, sdkfz 250 and brickforge stuff Flickr / Joe Black

6813330884_b0e93bec24_kWWII battleship Yamato and destroyer Yukikaze made by Marcello de Cicco Flickr / Bill Ward

6813330680_c283580d6e_kWWII battleship Yamato and destroyer Yukikaze made by Marcello de Cicco Flickr / Bill Ward

6959443421_4b41c0c0e4_kDestroyer Yukikaze made by Marcello de Cicco Flickr / Bill Ward