The LEGO Simpsons House is hands-down one of the best Simpsons toys you can buy today, and it’s one that’ll continue to appreciate over time. Here’s everything you need to know about it, including where to buy one today, how much it cost when it first hit the shelves, and how many pieces are included.
When was the LEGO Simpsons House Released?
The LEGO Simpsons House was released in February 2014 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the hit show, launching in Australia, Canada, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States, as well as other select countries via authorized resellers.
How Much Did the LEGO Simpsons House Cost
The LEGO Simpsons House retailed for AU$400 in Australia, CA$230 in Canada, 1699KR in Sweden, £180 in the United Kingdom and $200 in the United States when it hit the shelves back in 2014. It has since appreciated, though, selling for a substantial amount more on the resale market (north of $500).
Do They Still Make the LEGO Simpsons House?
Unfortunately, LEGO does not manufacturer the LEGO Simpsons House anymore. The set was discontinued in 2015. That means you’ll need to turn to places like Amazon or eBay if you want to pick one up today — but be prepared to pay a premium as they’ve shot up in value since being discounted.
How Big is the LEGO Simpsons House?
The LEGO Simpsons House measures over 23cm high, and 42cm wide and 24cm deep when assembled. It has a hinge in the middle and a removable roof that can be used to access the different rooms inside. These dimensions are for the house itself and not the included outside area and Homer’s car.
How Many Pieces are in the LEGO Simpsons House Set?
All in, the Lego Simpsons House comprises of 2523 pieces. This includes all the blocks needed to construct the house itself, as well as all of the accessories used to decorate it inside and outside. A set this size should take around 15 hours to construct, timed from start to finish.
LEGO Simpsons House Instructions
Whether you’ve just purchased a used LEGO Simpsons House that didn’t come complete with the instructions, you’ve misplaced your existing ones and want to replace them, or you’d rather work from a digital blueprint, you can download the official LEGO Simpsons House instructions below:
Where to Buy the LEGO Simpsons House
You’ll need to turn to a reseller if you want to buy the LEGO Simpsons House today. You can buy a brand new, sealed one in the Untied States from Amazon for $500. Used versions are available on eBay for around $250, but you run the risk of missing parts taking that route.