Space.com Builds: Lego NASA Apollo Saturn V Rocket

Houston, we have a Lego NASA Apollo Saturn V! Watch Space.com managing editor Tariq Malik and his 8-year-old daughter Zadie build the towering Saturn V moon rocket set from LEGO released in 2017. It took us six hours to build and is full of space history awesome. The set, a Lego Ideas kit proposed by Lego designers Felix Stiessen and Valerie Roche comes with 1969 pieces (in honor of the year of the Apollo 11 moon landing) and includes the Saturn V rocket, which stands 39 inches high, as well as a command module, lunar lander and crew capsule after splashdown. It also has handy stands for horizontal display and can be separated into stages. The set retails for $119.99 and is available from the Lego Store and website. Third-party sellers are available on Amazon at higher prices.