Discovery Brick Show, Newcastle Saturday, 4th May — Sunday, 5th May 2024

Discovery Brick Show is Newcastle upon Tyne’s biggest LEGO show. Held at Discovery Museum in the city centre, Brick Alley bring a weekend of LEGO fun!

Tickets available via the museum near the time.

Presented by local LEGO User Group Brick Alley, we’ll have LEGO play pits, activities, marketplace and displays from some of the UK’s best fan builders too.

  • Some of the newest LEGO models alongside displays from a hand-picked selection of the best LEGO builders in the UK. From LEGO cities to Ninjago, Friends and trains to spaceships and more, we’ll have some of the UK’s best amateur LEGO builders to showcase their work.
  • Explore our range of specially-selected LEGO traders and sellers, from pocket money toys to hard-to-find LEGO sets and accessories, there’s something for every LEGO fan!
  • Take part in a range of LEGO activities that all the family can enjoy.
  • It’s not all about the LEGO, either – the museum is open for all to explore, with 4 floors of exhibitions and displays covering science, technology and local history.
  • LEGO play pits are in the free entry area of the museum for all to enjoy!

Sessions for exhibitions and traders area will run in the museum’s Great Hall. Session timings are:

  • 10:00am – 11:30am
  • 11:30am – 1:00pm
  • 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • 1:00pm – 4:00pm. The Sunday session is a quiet hour, with limited capacity

Tickets priced from £3 per person plus booking fee. Advance booking is essential to see the exhibits; many other activities are available in the free areas of the museum.

Discovery Brick Show is a great family day out in Newcastle upon Tyne – come and join us and lots of other LEGO fans from North East England!

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LEGO displays (requires ticket)

LEGO displays (requires ticket)


See some of the newest LEGO models and displays from a hand-picked selection of the best LEGO builders in the UK.

From LEGO cities to Ninjago, Friends and trains to spaceships and more, we’ll have some of the UK’s best amateur LEGO builders to showcase their work.

* LEGO exhibition subject to change, and requires ticket for entry.

Shop 'til you drop! (requires ticket)

Shop 'til you drop! (requires ticket)

Explore our range of specially-selected LEGO traders and sellers.

From pocket money toys to hard-to-find LEGO sets and accessories, there’s something for every LEGO fan!

* Entry to traders requires a ticket.

LEGO activities for all the family

LEGO activities for all the family

Follow our hunt the minifigure trail around the museum (£1 per person) for your chance to win great LEGO prizes!

An additional charge of £1 per sheet for our minifigure hunt applies, and helps to fund Brick Alley and the prizes.

LEGO play bricks

LEGO play bricks

Dive in and play with tens of thousands of LEGO bricks on our play tables. Build giant towers, sculptures, cars, trains, spaceships – whatever you like!

The only limitation is your imagination.

...plus all the museum has to offer

...plus all the museum has to offer

It’s not all about the LEGO, either – the museum is open for all to explore, with 4 floors of exhibitions and displays covering science, technology and local history.

A great family day out!

How to find us

Discovery Museum
Blandford Square
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 4JA

Metro: St James’ Park (5 minutes); Central (10 minutes)

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