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