What's LightUp?

LightUp is an award-winning toy that teaches kids how the technology we use everyday works. Build circuits, learn to code, and have fun with your creations!


What people are saying

As far as educational toys go, LightUp’s kits manage to stand out.
The year’s best toys—as tested by kids themselves.
Its augmented reality feature will show what’s missing or wrong.

How it works


Snap together magnetic circuit blocks

LightUp's Snap together magnetic circuit blocks


Drag-and-drop wireless programming right from our free iPad app

LightUp has Drag-and-drop wireless programming


Our Smart Lens gives you x-ray vision to see how things work


LightUp gives kids X-ray vision to see how things work
I think he’s possibly on his way to becoming an engineer. This is a great kit and he loves it.
— Marian L.

Our Kits

Edison Kit


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I actually got such a thrill seeing my daughter show the project off to a babysitter and her mom... it is one of my highlights of 2015. Nice when a product can do that for a family.
— Sean S.
This is the first time I’ve seen augmented reality that’s actually useful.
— Steve S.

Love for LightUp