How Many LEGOs Does It Take To Build A Miniature Version Of Beijing's Forbidden City? Li Zhining did it with 700,000 LEGOs. He spent a year building the 13-foot-long model. There are more than 70 palaces, the moat and the turrets of the ancient, walled district in China's capital.

How Many LEGOs Does It Take To Build A Miniature Version Of Beijing's Forbidden City?

How Many LEGOs Does It Take To Build A Miniature Version Of Beijing's Forbidden City?

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Li Zhining did it with 700,000 LEGOs. He spent a year building the 13-foot-long model. There are more than 70 palaces, the moat and the turrets of the ancient, walled district in China's capital.

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Good morning. I'm Noel King. How many Legos does it take to build a miniature version of Beijing's Forbidden City? Li Zhining did it with 700,000. He spent a year building the model. There are more than 70 palaces, the moats and turrets of the ancient walled district in China's capital. Li told reporters that people call him a Lego maniac, which seems about right. It's MORNING EDITION.

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