As any legit LEGO lover knows, if you can dream it you can build it. For proof, all you need to do is check out our roundup of brick-tastic LEGO builds found in the U.S. and beyond. From a full-scale Star Wars X-Fighter to a ginormous dragon in a lake, these crazy creations are enough to inspire all kinds of architectural masterpieces.

The “New” New Orleans

After Hurricane Katrina, kids were invited to submit drawings that showed what they thought was important in the rebuilding of New Orleans. The drawings were then used to inspire this super cool LEGO creation, which
is on permanent display in the Main Branch of the New Orleans Public Library.

photo: Nathan Sawaya

Which of these would inspire your LEGO-crazy kids to start building a masterpiece of their own?

— Abigail Matsumoto