Top 10 LEGO Sets for 10 Year Old Kids 2017


2017 Best LEGO® Sets for 10 Year Old Boys and Girls

 

LEGO smiley head for age 10LEGO sets for kids ten years of age and older took a rather significant turn a couple of years back. Enter in the world of “Minecraft,” “Friends,” “Star Wars” and some other sets based on movie classics. Take those concepts, mix and stir in a few amazing additions to those collections, and you have a pretty good picture of what is available for boys and girls in this age range for this year.

What’s here: On this page is a list of the ten best LEGO sets for kids ten years of age through the 2017 Christmas holidays and into 2017. Rankings for the list are based on overall popularity and high overall consumer ratings.

For shoppers: For each of the LEGO sets listed on this page, top-notch merchants are picked and recommended based on low prices, safe and convenient online shopping and product availability. If you care to get a more in-depth look at any of the sets, links to reviews are also provided.

Post Updated: April 9th, 2017

 

What’s Here:

1. LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar (75146)
2. LEGO Star Wars Krennic’s Imperial Shuttle (75156)
3. LEGO Elves Queen Dragon’s Rescue (41179)
4. LEGO Minecraft The Fortress (21127)
5. LEGO Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster (41130)
6. LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon (75105)
7. LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box (10698)
8. LEGO Friends Advent Calendar (41131)
9. LEGO City Volcano Exploration Base (60124)
10. LEGO Friends Heartlake Grand Hotel (41101)

Top 10 LEGO Sets for 10 Year Old Kids:

Product name Rating Price
LEGO City Volcano Explorers 60124 Volcano Exploration Base Building Kit (824 Piece) LEGO City Volcano Explorers 60124 Volcano Exploration Base Building Kit (824 Piece) *
$88.99
LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box 10698 LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box 10698 *
$47.99
LEGO Elves 41179 Queen Dragon's Rescue Building Kit (833 Piece) LEGO Elves 41179 Queen Dragon's Rescue Building Kit (833 Piece) *
$54.99
LEGO Friends 41101 Heartlake Grand Hotel Building Kit LEGO Friends 41101 Heartlake Grand Hotel Building Kit *
$119.05
LEGO Friends 41130 Amusement Park Roller Coaster Building Kit (1124 Piece) LEGO Friends 41130 Amusement Park Roller Coaster Building Kit (1124 Piece) *
$79.76
LEGO Friends 41131 Advent Calendar Building Kit (218 Piece) LEGO Friends 41131 Advent Calendar Building Kit (218 Piece) *
$25.97
LEGO Minecraft 21127 The Fortress Building Kit (984 Piece) LEGO Minecraft 21127 The Fortress Building Kit (984 Piece) *
$87.00
LEGO Star Wars 75146 Advent Calendar Building Kit (282 Piece) LEGO Star Wars 75146 Advent Calendar Building Kit (282 Piece) *
$32.99
LEGO STAR WARS Krennic's Imperial Shuttle 75156 LEGO STAR WARS Krennic's Imperial Shuttle 75156 *
$67.99
LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75105 Building Kit LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75105 Building Kit *
$119.00
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1. LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar (75146)

Ages: 6 – 14

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The Star Wars Advent Calendar comes in at #1 of the top 10 LEGO sets for 10 year olds this year.

Advent calendars are fun and unique, counting down the days until Christmas morning with 24 surprises behind 24 doors. This one is Star Wars themed from LEGO, and features holiday-oriented presents in the compartments. Lovin’ the super-chill, snowy Chewbacca figurine.

 

 

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2. LEGO Star Wars Krennic’s Imperial Shuttle (75156)

Price: $67.99
You save: $22.00 (24 %)
51 new from $65.000 used

Ages: 9 – 14

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Another from the Star Wars collection makes it as the next of the best LEGOs for 10 year olds for 2017 – Krennic’s Imperial Shuttle.

For Star Wars collectors and LEGO lovers, this setup is a buildable replica of Krennic’s Imperial Shuttle. Either for pretend play and reenactment of Star Wars scenes, or a no-touch collection, this finished product features foldable wings and spring-loaded weapons.

 

 

 

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3. LEGO Elves Queen Dragon’s Rescue (41179)

Price: $54.99
You save: $15.00 (21 %)
57 new from $54.990 used

Ages: 9 – 12

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In the third spot on the list – LEGO Elves Queen Dragon’s Rescue.

Azari, the villain in Elves, has captured Elandra the Queen Dragon in her dungeons beneath the Shadow Castle. However, Emily Jones is out to free her and return the Book of Dragons to its rightful place. The two-story castle comes with a tower, secret cave, dragon-sized shackles, and an hourglass.

 

 

 

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4. LEGO Minecraft The Fortress (21127)

Price: $87.00
You save: $22.99 (21 %)
31 new from $87.000 used

Ages: 8 and up

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Also holding its own among this year’s top ten year old kids’ LEGO sets is Minecraft – The Fortress.

One of the fan favorites from the original Minecraft video game, the Minecraft Fortress is a buildable hideout for a slew of skeletons and Creepers. Steve, of course, makes a guest appearance, decked out in golden armor and gem-encrusted weapons.

 

 

 

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5. LEGO Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster (41130)

Price: $79.76
You save: $20.23 (20 %)
105 new from $79.760 used

Ages: 8 – 12

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Following next at #5 of the 2017 top picks in ten year olds’ LEGOs is the Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster.

This LEGO Friends setup includes mini dolls of Andrea, Naya, Emma, and Matthew, at an Amusement Park, complete with a build-able Ferris wheel and rollercoaster. Both rides use push-along power to move. Other accessories include tickets, hotdogs, popcorn, and photographs.

 

 

 

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6. LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon (75105)

Ages: 9 – 14

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Hitting 6th on the list – LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon.

Another Star Wars replica that could be a collectible or a playtime toy. The Millennium Falcon comes with a hidden cargo area, attached weapons with spring-loaded release, and a place underneath to hold for imaginary hyperdrive launches. Some of the mini figures include Chewbacca, Han Solo, Tasu Leech, and Rey.

 

 

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7. LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box (10698)

Price: $47.99
You save: $12.00 (20 %)
68 new from $43.001 used from $39.35

Ages: 4 and up

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Always a great bet in LEGO sets for ten year olds and kids of other ages – Classic Large Creative Brick Box.

Creative Brick Boxes are my LEGO favorites because they inspire imagination and encourage kiddos to create anything their brilliant minds can dream up. This large LEGO box comes with over 750 colorful bricks, and lots-a building elements, like wheels, wheel rims, googly eyes, and green baseplates. The box is reusable.

 

 

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8. LEGO Friends Advent Calendar (41131)

Ages: 5 – 12

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Another holiday favorite for the month of December – LEGO Friends Advent Calendar also makes a place among the “best of” sets for 10 year old kiddos for the holiday season of 2017.

One more advent calendar for just-before Christmas, but LEGO Friends themed. This one comes with mini dolls, Emma and Naomi, and a bunch of seasonal bricks and décor, like a buildable Christmas tree and wreath. Other accessories, or hidden surprises, include a stocking-covered fireplace, a grand piano, and wrapped presents.

 

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9. LEGO City Volcano Exploration Base (60124)

Ages: 8 – 12

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HItting #9 on the list – LEGO City Volcano Exploration Base.

This setup is all about volcano exploration, complete with scientists, explorers, adventurers, and workers. The buildable components include several vehicles, such as a drone, wheeled dumper, and excavator, as well as accessories, like a pickaxe, “erupting” volcano, and shimmering gemstones.

 

 

 

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10. LEGO Friends Heartlake Grand Hotel (41101)

Price: $119.05
You save: $10.94 (8 %)
58 new from $100.001 used from $93.86

Ages: 8 – 12

Read Parent Reviews | Check Best Prices LEGO Friends Heartlake Grand Hotel comes in as the final pick among the top ten LEGOs for ten year olds in 2017.

The LEGO Friends live in a beautiful, friendly town called Heartlake. And this is a ginormous buildable, dubbed the Grand Hotel. There are three stories of rooms with en-suite bathrooms, balconettes, and plenty of accessories, like perfume bottles and suitcases.

 

 

 

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This Top 10 LEGO Sets for 10 Year Old Kids page was modified to reflect current information on April 9th, 2017.