The LEGO Group will build its North American headquarters in Boston

The LEGO Group, maker of the beloved construction toy, will move hundreds of jobs to Boston in the coming years. The company on Tuesday announced plans to move its Americas headquarters from Enfield, Connecticut by the end of 2026. The company opened its office in Enfield in 1975. About 740 of the company’s 2,600 employees company in the United States work from this office. . According to the announcement, the move will take place gradually, starting in mid-2025. Video of the column above: LEGO artist builds staples of Providence Until the move is complete, the company says employees will have the option of working either at the current headquarters or in the office of LEGO Education already in Back Bay. “All Enfield-based colleagues will have a position in the new location and will receive relocation assistance if they wish to relocate. Colleagues who choose not to relocate will receive financial support and job placement assistance to transition to new opportunities. outside of the company,” the company said. LEGO Company officials said they will now begin looking for a new headquarters in downtown Boston. The Boston-area Legoland Discovery Center, located in Somerville, is currently undergoing a $12 million renovation. It is due to reopen this spring. Some planned highlights of the redesigned attraction will include a digital Lego Space experience, a Creative Club activity zone, a Mini World created from over 1.5 million Lego blocks, a Duplo Park and a Hero Zone with a Lego laser maze.

The LEGO Group, maker of the beloved construction toy, will move hundreds of jobs to Boston in the coming years. The company on Tuesday announced plans to move its headquarters for the Americas from Enfield, Conn., by the end of 2026.

The company opened its office in Enfield in 1975. About 740 of the company’s 2,600 employees in the United States work from this office.

According to the announcement, the move will take place gradually, starting in mid-2025.

Video of the column above: a LEGO artist builds staples Providence

Until the move is complete, the company said employees will have the option of working either at the current headquarters or at the LEGO Education office already in Back Bay.

“All Enfield-based colleagues will have a position in the new location and will receive relocation assistance if they wish to relocate. Colleagues who choose not to relocate will receive financial support and job placement assistance to transition to new opportunities. outside of the company,” the company said.

LEGO Company officials said they will now begin the search for a new headquarters in downtown Boston.

The Boston-area Legoland Discovery Center, located in Somerville, is currently undergoing a $12 million renovation. It is due to reopen this spring.

Some planned highlights of the redesigned attraction will include a digital Lego Space experience, a Creative Club activity zone, a Mini World created from over 1.5 million Lego blocks, a Duplo Park and a Hero Zone with a Lego laser maze.

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