Sultan Abu Bakar state mosque
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Photos: Behind-the-scenes look at planned Legoland Malaysia

A Legoland Malaysia model builder works on the Sultan Abu Bakar state mosque, which took more than six weeks to complete. (AFP/Getty)
A Legoland Malaysia model builder sits next to a Lego replica of the Sultan Ibrahim building, the former state secretariat building in the city of Johor Bahru. (AFP/Getty)
Lego models of the storefronts along Jalan Wong Ah Fook, one of the busiest roads in the city of Johor Bahru, planned for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
An illuminated streetscape built for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
A model of Perdana Putra, the Malaysian prime minister’s office, planned for Legoland Malaysia. (Legoland)
A top-down view of the Perdana Putra model, a Lego replica of the Malaysian prime minister’s office planned for Legoland Malaysia. (Legoland)
A Lego model of Putrajaya mosque, which took 4,600 hours to complete and weighs 440 pounds, built for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
A model builder works on the Taj Mahal dome planned for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
The dome of the Taj Mahal planned for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
A model builder works on the 42,500-brick Taj Mahal for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
A Lego model of the Taj Mahal entrance built for Legoland Malaysia. (AFP/Getty)
Model makers work on creations in the Legoland Malaysia model shop. (AFP/Getty)
Cars, people and animals in the Legoland Malaysia model shop. (AFP/Getty)
A bevy of Lego brides in the model shop await the opening of Legoland Malaysia in late 2012. (AFP/Getty)
Rows of Lego sunbathers in the model shop await the opening of Legoland Malaysia in late 2012. (AFP/Getty)
Rows of bikini-clad women strike a pose in the Legoland Malaysia model shop (AFP/Getty)
An aerial view of Legoland Malaysia, which will be anchored to a Lego-themed hotel and a shopping district similar to Universal’s CityWalk or Downtown Disney. (Iskandar Malaysia)
Another perspective of Legoland Malaysia, which will feature 40 rides, shows and attractions. (Legoland)
A Lego mural created for the new Legoland Malaysia park. (Legoland)
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