- March 29: LEGOLAND Windsor opened in the United Kingdom.
- LEGOLAND Billund admits its 25 millionth visitor.
- LEGO.com is launched.
- The Polish artist Zbigniew Libera creates a controversial series of sets for an exhibition, based on Nazi concentration camps.
- The LEGO Watch System is launched.
- It is estimated that 180 billion LEGO elements have been made, and over 300 million people worldwide play with them.
Themes introduced or discontinued
- Wild West is introduced.
- Time Cruisers is introduced.
- Dark Forest, a sub-theme of Castle, is introduced.
- Exploriens, a sub-theme of Space, is introduced.
- Imperial Armada, a sub-theme of Pirates, is introduced, then discontinued.
- Boats is discontinued.
- Spyrius is discontinued.
- Aquanauts is discontinued.