A Lego model of the Acropolis hill
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Recreating the Acropolis Hill and its temples out of Lego

The Acropolis Museum in Athens displayed a Lego recreation of the Acropolis Hill and its temples on Thursday after it was donated by the University of Sydney.

The model was created by Ryan McNaught, who is a professional Lego builder and it took him around 300 hours.

Various periods of the history of the Acropolis are represented including Lord Elgin removing the marbles of the Parthenon Temple.

Mike Embley reports.

  • 12 Dec 2014
  • From the section Europe
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