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Legoland comes to Florida

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Miami vibe

Ramiro Sanchez works on a Lego scene of Miami's South Beach at Legoland Florida. Visitors can also shop in one of the largest Lego stores in the world.

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Less traffic

A Lego model of downtown New York City is seen at Legoland Florida, which is located about 45 minutes from Orlando.

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Politician-free

A model of the U.S. Capitol building is seen at Legoland Florida. Admission to Legoland costs $55 for those under 13 and older than 59, and $65 for everybody else.

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Finishing touches

A worker paints a wall near a Lego model of the White House at Legoland Florida.

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Welcome to Legoland

A worker puts finishing touches on the entrance sign at Legoland Florida in Winter Haven, Fla. It is the second Legoland in North America and is scheduled to open Oct. 15. The other Legoland is located in Carlsbad, Calif.

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Smart sculpture

A bust of Albert Einstein, made from Legos, is seen outside the entrance to Lego Technic at Legoland Florida.

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You lookin' at me?

A life-size Lego model of a tourist with binoculars is seen at Legoland Florida, which covers 150 acres.

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Hanging on

The Legoland water-ski and stunt show, which will be staged several times a day, is part of the attractions at Legoland Florida.

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Ready for lift-off

A Lego model of the space shuttle and launch pad stands at Legoland Florida.

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