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18 Best LEGO Marvel Sets

Updated 6 July 2022

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Kids love LEGO. 

Kids love Marvel. 

It’s not rocket science, people. 

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has taken over the world of cinema, and kids’ toys. LEGO sets featuring Captain America, Iron Man, Spider-Man, and the rest give fans the chance to recreate their favorite moments as well as creating their own incredible stories.

We’ve picked out the 18 best LEGO Marvel sets, from the epic SHIELD Helicarrier to Doctor Strange’s Sanctum Sanctorum to the LEGO Avengers Advent Calendar, which counts down to Christmas with an awesome toy every day. Elsewhere there’s the Avengers Endgame Final Battle set, where kids can help defeat Thanos at the Avengers Compound.

There are a lot of Marvel LEGO sets out there, we’ve done our research and carefully picked only the very best choices here. Just like how Thanos snapped his fingers to eliminate half of the universe, we’ve snapped our fingers to eliminate all of the fake online reviews so you can trust these recommendations.

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LEGO Marvel Avengers Helicarrier 76153 Fun Brick Building Toy with Marvel Avengers Action Minifigures, Great Gift for Kids Who Love Airplanes and Superhero Adventures (1,244 Pieces)
LEGO 76168 Marvel Avengers Captain America Mech Armour Set, Action Figure Toy for 7+ Years Old Boys and Girls
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 76042 The Shield Helicarrier
Pros
Both War Machine and Iron Man mini-figures have real heads under the masks
Comes with a mini–Captain America figure that can be inserted into the cockpit
Comes with a plaque that contains important facts about the SHIELD Helicarrier
Cons
A little bulky to carry
Would be great if it were a little taller
So many small parts!
Price
$207.95
$34.97
$779.00
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LEGO Marvel Avengers Helicarrier 76153 Fun Brick Building Toy with Marvel Avengers Action Minifigures, Great Gift for Kids Who Love Airplanes and Superhero Adventures (1,244 Pieces)
Pros
Both War Machine and Iron Man mini-figures have real heads under the masks
Cons
A little bulky to carry
Price
$207.95
More information
Best on a Budget
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LEGO 76168 Marvel Avengers Captain America Mech Armour Set, Action Figure Toy for 7+ Years Old Boys and Girls
Pros
Comes with a mini–Captain America figure that can be inserted into the cockpit
Cons
Would be great if it were a little taller
Price
$34.97
More information
For Serious Brick Heads
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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 76042 The Shield Helicarrier
Pros
Comes with a plaque that contains important facts about the SHIELD Helicarrier
Cons
So many small parts!
Price
$779.00
More information

Ages 4+

1LEGO Marvel Captain America and Hydra Face-Off 76189

Children four years and up can create their own battles between Captain America and Hydra with this LEGO playset. The bundle is faithful to the Avengers: Age of Ultron and helps kids recreate the iconic battle between good and evil. Kids can also improve their skills in following directions as they piece together the motorcycle and a disc shooter with a detachable blaster for the ultimate face-off. 

This set includes the two characters, a buildable motorcycle, Captain America’s iconic shield, plus the blaster and two discs. The motorcycle even has flames shooting out of the exhaust system. The motorcycle is 1.5 inches high and 4.5 inches long, which is perfect for younger children to handle.

What we love

  • The building instructions are illustrated and easy to follow
  • This is a wonderful addition to expand any existing LEGO Marvel sets

What We Don't Like That Much

  • The blaster and shield can be easily lost
LEGO Marvel Captain America and Hydra Face-Off 76189

Ages 7+

2LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Doctor Strange's Sanctum Sanctorum 76060

Build your own sanctum sanctorum from Doctor Strange and create your own amazing stories. This set contains 358 pieces and is suitable for children seven years and up. It includes three mini-figures with Doctor Strange, Karl Mordo, and the Ancient One, along with the quarterstaff, magical fans with eldritch calligraphy, and Doctor Strange’s cloak of levitation. The chamber contains shelves that hold mystical artifacts, leaving plenty for you to explore.

What we love

  • The portal beast is amazing with rotating teeth, moving eyes, and tentacles that can actually trap mini-figures
  • With all the main characters from the movie, kids can use this set to film their original episodes

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We’d love to see some red lights added around the portal to really add to the eerie atmosphere
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Doctor Strange's Sanctum Sanctorum 76060

3LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man: Ghost Rider Team-up 76058

This set includes Spider-man and Ghost Rider mini-figures with fantastic accessories. The Ghost Rider bike has a saddle, wheels that turn, and it is full of flames. The Goblin Glider has two flick missiles. Another prop is the traffic light model with lights, two translucent flames, four newspaper elements inside the two newspaper boxes, and a trash can that actually contains trash. 

The weapons included in this set are the fire chain and Hobgoblin’s flaming pumpkin bomb. You’ll be able to recreate street fights in the city to rooftop battles above the city skyline. Whatever you can imagine, Spider-man can achieve it.

What we love

  • This Spider-Man figure is throwing a web and can be used for play with any other Marvel Super Hero sets
  • Spider-Man also has the super-jumper function to reach the top of the traffic light post

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We’d love to see Spider-man in his other outfits as well
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Spider-Man: Ghost Rider Team-up 76058

4LEGO Marvel Spider-Man Far from Home: Molten Man Battle 76128

This set provides everything you need for an action-packed Molten Man Battle including a six-stud rapid shooter and two buildable melted objects, such as half a car and a traffic light. The three mini-figures included are Spider-Man in his stealth suit with a web pack, a firefighter with a fire extinguisher, and Mysterio with an energy power element. 

The Molten Man figure is seven inches tall and the set contains 295 pieces. The details included in this set also perfectly mirror the Spider-Man Far From Home movie.

What we love

  • Molten Man’s claw will close around and hold a mini-figure
  • The firing mechanism actually shoots the six included studs one by one when you rotate it

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We’d like to see video instructions available as this is a more challenging build
LEGO Marvel Spider-Man Far from Home: Molten Man Battle 76128

5LEGO Marvel Spider-Man: Spider-Man’s Spider Crawler 76114

Spider-Man’s Spider Crawler is an awesome weapon, and this 418-piece LEGO set lets you recreate it in stunning detail. It includes two stud shooters as well as a spider tech/web shooter. Spidey’s enemies, Vulture and Sandman are also included in this set. Spider-Man eventually converts Sandman to an ally who comes with a buildable sand mallet and sand base that has diamond elements inside. 

The Spider Crawler is three inches high, eight inches long, and five inches wide. A Spider-Man 2099 figure is also included. This set is based on the comics rather than the movies

What we love

  • The Spider Crawler has an amazing life-like spider-crawling function. Just push it to make the legs work
  • The stud shooter also shoots a web element, which is a great interactive addition to this Spider-Man set

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would love to see the more flexible Vulture figure that is included in other sets
LEGO Marvel Spider-Man: Spider-Man’s Spider Crawler 76114

6LEGO Captain Marvel and The Skrull Attack 76127

Children seven years and up can reenact the Skrull Attack with this awesome 307-piece set. The mini-figures included are Captain Marvel, Nick Fury, Talos, and Goose. For those who don’t know, the Skrulls are extraterrestrials from the Andromeda Galaxy that invade Earth. They first appeared decades ago in the Fantastic Four comic series. 

In this set, Captain Marvel must fight them along with Nick Fury and his Quinjet to save Goose the cat from Skrull’s clutches. There’s plenty of fun to be had here recreating scenes from the comics, or even coming up with your own!

What we love

  • The realistic shooter launches the missile pieces as well as other weapons
  • The cockpit opens and Nick Fury can sit inside at the controls

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would love to see at least one Fantastic Four mini-figure included in this set
LEGO Captain Marvel and The Skrull Attack 76127

7LEGO Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar 76196

While chocolate is great and all, why not try out this character-packed advent calendar designed for kids who love the Avengers? It has 24 doors that open with buildable toys from the Avengers Universe hidden behind them. Kids collect one every day starting 24 days before Christmas. The set comes with seven mini-figures, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, Black Widow, Captain Marvel, Thor, Nick Fury, and Thanos. 

Along with the figures, there are multiple great accessories including weapons used by the Avengers. It is recommended for children seven years and up. This set is suitable for any child, whether they observe Advent or not because the figures and accessories are truly awesome.

What we love

  • This is a great way to teach young children about Advent while giving them something they love
  • The accessories are all authentic from the Avengers movies

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like to see more female superhero mini-figures included within this set
LEGO Marvel The Avengers Advent Calendar 76196

8LEGO Marvel Avengers Captain America Mech Armour Set 76168

Here you’ll find Captain America in full mechanical armor as part of a fantastic 121-piece set. The figure is four inches tall and looks great on display or when playing imaginary battles. The figure can be maneuvered into several positions and has a giant shield it can hold in its hand and raise. A smaller shield that is suitable when the mini-figure is fighting can be attached to the back of the mech’s leg.

What we love

  • This superhero figure comes with a mini–Captain America figure that can be inserted into the cockpit of the mighty mech armor
  • Provides a challenging, yet achievable goal for kids and adults alike to focus on

What We Don't Like That Much

  • Since it depicts one of the top superheroes, it would be great if it were a little taller
LEGO Marvel Avengers Captain America Mech Armour Set 76168

Ages 8+

9LEGO Marvel Spider-Man Venomosaurus Ambush 76151

Children eight years and up can help Spider-Man fight the Venomosaurus with this super-cool LEGO set. Along with Spider-Man, this set includes Iron Spider, Venom, Spider-Ham, the Venom egg, plus the skeleton. Spider Man’s buggy projects a missile and the skeleton will fit in the Venomosaurs’ mouth. The Venomosaurus is more than seven inches tall, and the instructions are very clear, so even the youngest kids can understand and assemble the set by themselves.

What we love

  • This is one of the most exciting LEGO sets because it has several awesome characters including the terrifying Venomosaurus
  • Spider Man’s Mega Buggy is so realistic, you can use it with other Marvel LEGO sets

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like it if the missile projectile was a little stronger
LEGO Marvel Spider-Man Venomosaurus Ambush 76151

10LEGO Marvel Avengers: Endgame Final Battle 76192

This package has everything you need to create the Avenger’s Endgame: Final Battle. Kids can recreate the scene and stage their own battles with the awesome superheroes that are included with their weapons. The figures in the kit are Captain America, Thor, Black Panther, Scarlet Witch, Iron Man, Ant-Man, Chitauri, and a Thanos figure. 

Accessories at the Avengers compound include Ant-Man’s truck that contains the time-traveling machine as well as Iron Man’s lab where you can see the ongoing construction of Nano Gauntlet, a prison cell, and a leisure area. The time-traveling machine opens the possibility of creating games in future or past scenarios. Two characters can even sit inside the truck.

What we love

  • We especially like the detail inside the building, including the tiny computer monitors in the control room and Iron Man’s lab
  • The cannon actually tilts up and shoots rubber-tipped arrows

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like it even more if some of the characters were a little more detailed according to the movie
LEGO Marvel Avengers: Endgame Final Battle 76192

11LEGO Marvel Black Panther Dragon Flyer 76186

The Black Panther Dragon Flyer is a crucial part of the Final Battle scene from Avengers Endgame. This set includes 202 pieces and three mini-figures, including Black Panther, his sister Shuri, and an evil Chitauri warrior along with its power blaster. Two stud shooters are also included. The Dragon Flyer resembles a dragonfly, and the four wings are moveable as well.

The cockpit opens and one mini-figure can be seated at the controls. This includes other figures from different LEGO Marvel sets. It is recommended for children eight years and up, and when complete, this set looks awesome displayed on a shelf.

What we love

  • The cockpit changes position, resembling the motions of the one in the movie
  • The cockpit changes position, resembling the motions of the one in the movie The flyer fires two stud shooters. It comes with four studs

What We Don't Like That Much

  • It would be great if the flyer could be fitted with tiny lights
LEGO Marvel Black Panther Dragon Flyer 76186

12LEGO Marvel Avengers: Avengers Ultimate Quinjet 76126

This Avengers Ultimate Quinjet is an 838 piece LEGO set that is a challenge to build but well worth the effort. The cockpit opens where passengers can sit, and it has two six-stud shooters and a fold-out rapid-fire shooter. 

The set also contains a stud-shooting trike that fits in the rear compartment and four superheroes, including Hawkeye, Black Widow, Thor, and Rocket, as well as two Chitauri. This is a collectible item suitable for children eight years and up. You can recreate scenes from the movies or make up your own!

What we love

  • The Quinjet model is jam-packed full of detail, making it a real pleasure to build
  • It comes with an assortment of weapons that can be held by each figure

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like it if it came with a stand for exhibition on a shelf or in a collection
LEGO Marvel Avengers: Avengers Ultimate Quinjet 76126

13LEGO Marvel Tony Stark’s Sakaarian Iron Man 76194

The Sakaarian Iron Man mech takes the already powerful Iron Man to the next level. Whether the recipient is a Marvel fan or not, this is a great gift for anyone aged eight and up. This amazing Sakaarian Iron Man set has 369 pieces and includes Tony Stark, The Watcher, and Valkyrie mini-figures. 

The mech can also be built into a powerful race car. The two-in-one aspect gives this set even more value. The Tony Stark mini-figure fits into the Sakaarian Iron Man mech and the cockpit of the race car. You may well end up liking this set so much, you’ll want to get two sets, so you can display both the mech and car at the same time!

What we love

  • The car and mech are faithful to the TV show, which makes it super satisfying for kids who are loyal fans of the show
  • The Sakaarian Iron Man limbs move, so they can be positioned in several poses

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like the mini-figures to have more articulation
LEGO Marvel Tony Stark’s Sakaarian Iron Man 76194

14LEGO Marvel Avengers: Avengers Tower Battle 76166

You can recreate the Avengers Tower Battle with this 685-piece building set or create your own battles with the seven mini-figures included in this package. The rooms in the tower include Arc Reactor room, Black Widow’s Sky Cycle garage, a tech lab, the Armory room, a jail, and two balconies. Iron Man also comes with two armor forms, Blazer and Tazer. 

The five floors are easily accessible when you open up the tower and each detail is accurate to the Avengers Universe. The tower is 17 inches tall when assembled, and this set is suitable for children eight years and up. The set includes Iron Man, Tazer, Blazer, Black Widow, Red Skull, and two A.I.M agents.

What we love

  • You can actually blast open the jail and collapse the balcony with the included rocket launcher
  • Kids will love the infinity Stones Gauntlet, the model drone, and the arsenal that is full of a variety of weapons

What We Don't Like That Much

  • It would be nice if it contained a different mini-figure other than Iron Man
LEGO Marvel Avengers: Avengers Tower Battle 76166

15LEGO Marvel Spider-Man: Spider-Man's Monster Truck vs. Mysterio 76174

Spider-Man’s Monster Truck is a great collectible and is also useful in his nail-biting fight against Mysterio. The set includes the four mini-figures of Spider-Man, Doctor Octopus, Spider-Gwen, and Mysterio. The truck has super suspension and a roof-top net launcher. The set includes two buildable drones with two shooters each. With 439 pieces, this package has a lot of elements that make it one of the most versatile LEGO sets for creating a wide variety of scenarios.

What we love

  • This set comes with a free app for LEGO building instructions. It allows you to zoom, visualize and rotate the pieces as you build
  • The Mysterio mini-figure comes with legs and is one of the best-looking mini-figures in the series

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We would like to see the shooter project the netting better
LEGO Marvel Spider-Man: Spider-Man's Monster Truck vs. Mysterio 76174

Ages 9+

16LEGO Marvel Avengers Helicarrier 76153

A Helicarrier is a flying aircraft carrier that is a critical mobile command center for the intelligence and defense agency SHIELD in the Marvel comics. This Helicarrier set contains 1244 pieces and is recommended for children nine years and up. The Helicarrier comes with Iron Man, Thor, Captain Marvel, War Machine, Black Widow, Nick Fury, and A.I.M. agent figures, as well as a M.O.D.O.K Figure. 

The cockpit holds three mini-figures and the carrier has sphere cannons and four colossal fans that actually rotate. It has two decks, one for takeoff and one for landing. A fighter jet is included in this set and the carrier has a special prison for the villain M.O.D.O.K. Features include an onboard six-shooter, a mega missile launcher, and smaller shooters.

What we love

  • Both War Machine and Iron Man mini-figures have real heads under the masks
  • This is a very special set with unique pieces, gears, and moving parts so that it is even fun for kids who aren’t familiar with the Marvel characters

What We Don't Like That Much

  • We wish the Helicarrier’s case was a little easier to grip when carrying the model
LEGO Marvel Avengers Helicarrier 76153

Ages 14+

17LEGO Marvel The Guardians’ Ship 76193

Anyone, child or adult, who is passionate about Marvel’s The Guardians of the Galaxy franchise will love this LEGO model of The Guardians’ Ship. The set comes with the mini-figures of Groot, Star-Lord, Rocket, Mantis, a Chitauri warrior, and Thor.

The cockpit of the ship opens and provides access to the interior. You’ll find that all of the pieces included are packed with authentic detail that does an incredible job at recreating the Avengers’ iconic ship. It holds one mini-figure at the controls. This amazing ship has a weapon storeroom and even a snack area.

What we love

  • This beauty is not just for playing imaginary games, it comes with a rotatable stand for display, and looks great, which is nice for collectors
  • You can get the LMTIC light kit to take this ship to the next level

What We Don't Like That Much

  • It would help with the assembly if the pieces were in numbered bags
LEGO Marvel The Guardians’ Ship 76193

Ages 16+

18LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Shield Helicarrier 76042

This is the amazing SHIELD Helicarrier from the Avengers movie and LEGO has reproduced it in astonishing detail. The package includes three microscale quinjets, three fighter jets, a gasoline truck, two forklift trucks, two runways, four road blockages, and 12 decorated micro figures. You’ll be thrilled to find mini-figures of Nick Fury, Captain America, Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Maria Hill as well as the iconic SHIELD Eagle display stand. 

This kit is a great collector’s item as well as a means for kids to create their own Marvel universe. Completing this set is a great challenge but it is well worth the effort.

What we love

  • The set comes with a plaque that contains important facts about the SHIELD Helicarrier
  • For real aficionados, you can purchase lights that increase the realism of the Helicarrier with the LEGO Power Function set

What We Don't Like That Much

  • So many small parts! But that might be a pro for some
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes The Shield Helicarrier 76042

In Conclusion

Whether you’re buying for a Captain America super-fan or a wannabe Webslinger, there’s a Marvel LEGO set here for every comic book or superheroes fan. They’ll be doing battle with Venomosaurus, Molten Man, Mysterio, Hobgoblin, and all kinds of other bad guys.

Of course, not all Marvel or LEGO fans happen to still be children, so if you’re in the market for some grown-up-appropriate toys of your own, why not check out this LEGO Marvel Avengers Iron Man Helmet? With 480 pieces, it should keep you busy and will look cool on your desk.

Meanwhile, if you’re buying for a kid who loves superheroes but prefers them to be dark and brooding, you can find some inspiration from our 10 Best Lego Batman Sets.