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Lego Sets for Boys [2020]

Are you looking for lego sets for your boys? With so many different lego sets on the market, choosing the suitable lego sets for your boys can be a daunting task.  Lego sets for boys are mainly themed around star wars, lego city, lego Super Heroes, lego Iron Man, etc. When you are choosing lego sets for your boys, choose the theme they like most.  Also, consider the number of pieces a lego set contains. If  your boys are older and love challenges, choose lego sets which contain more pieces for your boys.

Do you know the benefits of playing lego? Take a look at this articleBest Lego Sets for Girls.

The following is a list of wonderful lego sets for boys.  Each lego set is carefully selected and reviewed. All of them are highly rated on Amazon and Target. I hope that this article can help you choose the right lego sets for your boys.

 

Content Summary

1. LEGO City Heavy Cargo Transport 60183

2. LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures 31088

3. LEGO City Pickup & Caravan 60182 Building Kit

4. LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696

5. LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226

6. LEGO Creator 3in1 Mythical Creatures 31073 Building Kit

7. LEGO Super Heroes Marvel Spider Mech Vs. Venom 76115

8. LEGO 60141 Police Station Building Toy

9. LEGO City Police Mobile Command Center Truck

10. LEGO Marvel Avengers Iron Man Hall of Armor 76125

11. LEGO City Fire Station

 

1. LEGO City Heavy Cargo Transport 60183

LEGO City Heavy Cargo Transport 60183-LEGO SETS FOR BOYS 2020

Suitable for age 5-12

Truck measures over 3” (8cm) high, 5” (14cm) long and 2” (6cm) wide.
Trailer measures over 1” (3cm) high, 10” (27cm) long and 2” (5cm) wide.
Helicopter measures over 3” (8cm) high, 8” (21cm) long and 1” (4cm) wide.

Many boys like playing with cars and planes.  Lego City Heavy Cargo Transport set is the most popular lego set for boys on Amazon.

This set allows your sons to build a heavy cargo transport truck with opening cab, a flatbed trailer and a toy helicopter.

It comes with 2 figures, a truck driver and a helicopter pilot.  It includes a lot of accessories like a mug, box, wrench, shovel, walkie-talkie, fire extinguisher and an oil barrel.

Your boys can drop the chain from the helicopter and hook it to the oil barrel and then carry it to the work site.

They can connect the trailer to the truck to haul the helicopter, spin the rotors and launch the helicopter off the trailer, etc.

Check the price on Target

2. LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures 31088

LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures 31088-Lego sets for boys
LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures 31088

Suitable for age 7+

  • Toy shark is over 3 inches (8cm) high, 8 inches (21cm) long and 3 inches (9cm) wide;
  • Toy crab is over 1 inches (3cm) long and 4 inches (11cm) wide;
  • Toy squid is over 1 inches (4cm) high, 7 inches (18cm) long and 8 inches (22cm) wide;
  • Angler Fish is over 1 inches (5cm) high, 5 inches (14cm) long and 3 inches (8cm) wide

If your boy is an animal lover, Lego Creator 3 in 1 Deep Sea Creatures set is a good choice for him.

Theme is underwater.   Your boys can learn about sea creatures with this set and it is awesome for imaginative play. They can make a shark, a squid, an angler fish, a crab,etc.

The scary shark looks realistic.  It has pointy teeth, posable fins, an opening mouth and reflective eyes.  There is an interesting feature,  its joints are movable.

This lego set can keep your kids busy for hours.

 

3. LEGO City Pickup & Caravan 60182 Building Kit

LEGO City Pickup & Caravan 60182 Building Kit 
LEGO City Pickup & Caravan 60182 Building Kit

Suitable for age 5-12

Pickup measures over 2-inch (7cm) high, 5-inch (13cm) long and 2-inch (6cm) wide

Caravan measures over 3-inch (10 cm) high, 7-inch (20cm) long and 2-inch (6cm) wide

This set comes with 3 figures: mom, dad and son, plus a crab figure.  There are 344 pieces.

Do your boys like camping? Lego City Pickup & Caravan allows your boys to roleplay a camping adventure. This set encourages a lot of creativity and imagination.

With this lego set, your boys can build a fabulous pickup truck and a caravan trailer.

The pickup truck has a lot of interesting features.  You can remove the roof and place the figures inside.  The side can be opened and there is an extendable support leg.

The inside of the caravan is quite detailed.  There are chairs, tables and some utensils for cooking, making it very realistic.

The fishing net looks very cute and adds a lot of fun as well.

4. LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696

LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696

LEGO Classic Medium Creative Brick Box 10696

Suitable for age 4+

Green base plate measures over 3 inches long and 6 inches wide

Lego class medium creative brick box is a medium sized building set.

This set has 484 pieces of lego bricks in 35 different colours.  I like the variety of the bricks.  If this is the first lego set for your kids, this is a great starter set to spark your kids’ creativity.

With this set, your kids can create a lot of differen things, like the toy trains or tiger figurines. With eighteen tires, wheel rims, and three sets of eyes, they can create endless open-ended figures. There is a green baseplate for your kids to put vehicles.

It comes with a useful plastic storage box.  Your kids can store the lego bricks there.

It also comes with a booklet. In the booklet, there are some good models to build.  Instructions are easy to follow.

 

5. LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226

LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226
LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226

 

Suitable for age 5+

Research shuttle measures over 3-inch (9cm) high, 9-inch (23cm) long and 8-inch (21cm) wide

Mars rover measures over 1-inch (5cm) high, 2-inch (7cm) long and 2-inch (6cm) wide

Helidrone measures over 1-inch (4cm) long and 1-inch (3cm) wide

Storage drone measures over 1-inch (3cm) high and 1-inch (3cm) long

Mars scenery build measures over 1-inch (3cm) wide

Lego City Space Mars Research Shuttle set appeals to kids who love space. This lego set allows yours kids to have an adventurous role-play in space.

There are 273 pieces. This set comes with 2 LEGO City Mars astronaut minifigures, plus a helidrone and storage drone.

Your kids can build a space shuttle, pretend to pilot the shuttle and imagine their own stories about space.

There are a lot of special, interesting features in this set.  There are tilting solar panels, open and close shuttle bay doors, spinning rotor, a Mars rover with grappling arm.

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6. LEGO Creator 3in1 Mythical Creatures 31073 Building Kit

LEGO Creator 3in1 Mythical Creatures 31073 Building Kit
LEGO Creator 3in1 Mythical Creatures 31073 Building Kit

Suitable for age 7-12

  • Dragon measures over 3-inch (8cm) high 10-inch (27cm) long and 6-inch (17cm) wide
  • Giant Spider measures over 1-inch (4cm) high, 7-inch (18cm) long and 6-inch (17cm) wide
  • Troll stands over 5-inch (13cm) tall

Lego Creator 3 in 1 Lego set is for dragon and monsters lovers! This set is good for those who don’t have much playing lego experience.

In this set there are 223 lego pieces. Your boys can build a fire-breathing dragon with powerful limbs and wings, a giant spider with huge pincers and a big troll with double axe.

The fire-breathing dragon has a lot of details, like a the terrifying eyes, large fangs, and sharp claws.

Your boys can make use of their imagination and creative skills to change the dragon into a spider or a troll.

It’s easy to assemble and the instructions are easy to follow.

 

 

 

7. LEGO Super Heroes Marvel Spider Mech Vs. Venom 76115

LEGO Super Heroes Marvel Spider Mech Vs. Venom 76115 
LEGO Super Heroes Marvel Spider Mech Vs. Venom 76115

Suitable for age 8+

a Spider-Man mech figure that measures over 5 inches (14 cm) high, 4 inches (11cm) long and 1 inches (4cm) wide;

Venom’s mech figure measures over 8 inches (22cm) high, 7 inches (18cm) long and 3 inches (8cm) wide

Many boys like reading superhero stories.   This set has Spider man, ghost spider and Venom.

It comes with 604 pieces. This set allows kids to have endless imagination about their own superhero stories. There are 4 minifigures Spider-Man, Ghost Spider, Venom and Aunt May minifigures, plus Aunt May’s ice cream accessory element.

The minifigures are amazing and have fine details.  The venom minifigure has big grabbing claws.  The ghost spider’s hover board has special features.  There are 2 stud shooters and web elements.   A spider mech cockpit is for the Spider-man to fit inside.

This set encourages imagination and role play.

 

 

8. LEGO 60141 Police Station Building Toy

LEGO 60141 "Police Station Building Toy
LEGO 60141 “Police Station Building Toy

Suitable for age 6-12

  • Police Station measures over 24cm high, 36cm wide and 36cm deep. Helicopter measures over 8cm high, 20cm long and 5cm wide.
  • Police pursuit car measures over 4cm high, 12cm long and 5cm wide. Police motorbike measures over 3cm high, 7cm long and under 5cm wide.
  • Crooks’ truck measures over 6cm high, 12cm long and 5cm wide

This Police Station lego set has 894 pieces.  It is a huge hit on Amazon.

It has a three-level Police Station, a jail cell with an exploding wall function and a watchtower!

It comes with a lot of vehicles, including a helicopter, police pursuit car, police motorbike, plus the crooks’ truck with a rotating, extendable cherry picker.

There are 7 minifigures: four police officers and three crooks, plus a police dog figure.

Apart from these, there are lots of fun little features, such as hidden compartment in the bed, the mug shot area, coffee machine, tension-loaded breakaway wall, etc.

The buildings look very modern and realistic.  The vehicles are beautifully designed too.

Your kids can imagine chasing the robbers, putting them into jail and letting them escape.

9. LEGO City Police Mobile Command Center Truck

LEGO City Police Mobile Command Center Truck
LEGO City Police Mobile Command Center Truck

Suitable for age 6-12

Mobile command center police toy is over 4” high, 9” long, and 2” wide.

The police truck cab is over 3” high, 5” long, and 2” wide.

ATV toy is over 1” high, 2” long, and 1” wide. Police motorbike is over 1” high, 2” long, and under 1” wide

If your boys are into police stuff.  This set is suitable for them.

It has 374 pieces.  It comes with male and female police officers,  male and female crooks, and police dog figure.

The command center includes a police mobile command center truck, a detachable cab, a jail cell and a motorbike. There are a lot of accessories, like the satellite dish, atv, monitoring room and other cool cop features.

The monitoring room are amazingly designed with realistic features.  It has screens, satellite dish, opening roof, side doors and rear ramp. There is also a storage area for the motorbike and tools.

To release the crook, there is a ATV’s hook and chain attached to the jail cell door bars.

Cons: There are a lot of small pieces.

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10. LEGO Marvel Avengers Iron Man Hall of Armor 76125

LEGO Marvel Avengers Iron Man Hall of Armor 76125 
LEGO Marvel Avengers Iron Man Hall of Armor 76125

 

Suitable for age 7+

Iron Man Hall of Fame lab measures over 5 inches (13cm) high, 13 inches (35cm) wide and 6 inches (17cm) deep with modules in standard formation

Igor Suit Mech measures over 3 inches (9cm) high, 1 inches (5cm) long and 3 inches (9cm) wide

If your boys are fans of Iron Man, Lego Marvel Avengers Iron Man set is a must-have lego set.

It comes with 524 pieces, with 5 minifigures: Iron Man MK 1, Iron Man MK 5, Iron Man MK 41 and Iron Man MK 50  and 2 Outrider action figures.

This set is perfect for roleplaying a story of Iron Man.

There is a rotating podium, with robotic arms. There are different ways to play with the modules. Your kids can create a prison or screen room by connecting the modules into a circle. There is a weapon storage area with a stud shooter and tool storage.

The Igor Suit mech with a minifigure cockpit is an additional fun feature.

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11. LEGO City Fire Station

LEGO City Fire Station 60215 Fire Rescue Tower Building Set with Emergency Vehicle Toys includes Firefighter Minifigures for Creative Play (509 Pieces)
LEGO City Fire Station 60215 Fire Rescue Tower Building Set

 

Suitable for age 5+

If your boys are into fireman stuff, this set is definitely for him!  The fire station looks very appealing and realistic.

It comes with  509 pieces and 4 LEGO city minifigures: a fire chief and 3 firefighters, plus a fire dog figure

Lego City Fire Station Lego set is 3-level fire station with office, relaxation room and scout tower, small waterside dock and a separate garage and a landing pad.

There are a lot of fun accessories, including a stud shooting fire extinguisher, 6 water elements, bucket, telephone, television, popcorn and a remote-control element for the drone.

The separate garage has a large opening front door. The landing pad also has a small build with a trash can, newspaper stack and buildable flame elements.

The off-road vehicle looks fabulous with cool sound and light features.  It has a working fire hose with lever and storage compartments, a water scooter with space for a stud-shooting fire extinguisher and a scouting drone with spinning rotors and a rotating camera.

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This Post Has 11 Comments

  1. What a fantastic site, will be showing my grandchildren this Website might max out the credit card He He.
    Great information and easy links to purchase…..

    1. Haha, your grandchildren will be very excited when they see the toys on this website.

  2. LEGO has been a long time kids-friendly game. It helps improve their creativity while also giving them a genuine sense of control. These are attributes much needed in their development. These recommendations for boys are quite attractive. I like the LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226. I think of it as an ideal gift for my young nephew. I’m sure he’ll be really glad. Thanks 

    1. Lego sets can improve a child’s problem solving skills, critical thinking skills and train their patience.    The lego sets are all appealing to boys and they are educational for them as well. Hope nephew will like Lego City Space Mars Research Shuttle set. 

  3. Many thanks to you for giving us such a wonderful article .I have a six-year-old son and he loves playing with cars and planes .So I purchased the LEGO City Heavy Cargo Transport 60183 given in your article and my son is very happy to receive it because his favorite toy is in it. My son could lower the chain from the helicopter to the oil barrel and then take it to work. He can attach the trailer to the truck to pull the helicopter, spin the rotors and launch the helicopter from the trailer, etc. And I think these toys are very useful and great .

    In the future I will buy more Lego sets and will definitely share my new experiences with you.

  4. Many thanks to you for sharing such a beautiful article with us and I learned about some toys for my child’s intellectual development through this article. My kid plays all day so I was thinking I’d buy him a toy that would help him develop his intellect. And when I read your article, I saw some of the most wonderful toy in your article Which will help my child develop their intellect.    O want to buy this LEGO City Space Mars Research Shuttle 60226 for my child. I think this toy will be very helpful in developing my child’s intellect and my child has loved this toy a lot. And my experience I will share with you very soon

    1. You are welcome. Lego sets can keep your kids busy for hours.  This can avoid them spending too much time on screen.  Lego City Space Mars Research Shuttle is a good one.  It’s appealing to boys. I think your child will enjoy playing with it. 

  5. My kiddos have the quite a few of of these i  haven’t seen the deep sea Lego set before or the space mars research shuttle either. Looks like my boys are getting an early birthday present 😉 thanks for the idea!  I do know for a fact that the 3 in 1 mythical creatures set is a lot of fun to do with twin 7 year old haha

  6. Oh, my son is going to love that space shuttle one! (I think my husband might love it even more lol) Thank you so much!!

    1. You are welocme, Randi. The space shuttle one is fun to play with!

  7. Dento, the 3 in 1 mythical creatures are good for beginners. They are appealing to or dragon and monsters lovers. The deep sea Lego set is good for learning sea creatures. I am sure your boys will enjoy them.

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