- The first lego Imagination Centre is opened in Minneapolis, USA.
- LEGO Japan is established.
- LEGO Hungary is established.
- The three-blade propeller is introduced in the City theme.
- It is the 60th anniversary of LEGO.
Themes introduced or discontinued
- Paradisa is introduced.
- Wolfpack, a sub-theme of Castle, is introduced.
- Space Police II, a sub-theme of Space, is introduced.
- Toolo, a sub-theme of DUPLO, is introduced.
- Crusaders is discontinued.
- RSQ911 is discontinued and eventually replaced with Rescue.