The largest puzzle maker of Europe, Ravensburger, has celebrated its 125th anniversary with a remarkable stunt. Almost 15,000 enthusiastic puzzle fans completed a puzzle of 1,141,800 pieces in the German town Ravensburg last Sunday (September 28th 2008).
In just over five hours more than a million puzzle pieces where laid in the right place. The almost six hundred square meters large puzzle will be mentioned in the Guinness Book of World record. Singapore was the previous puzzle record holder since 2002 when the completed a puzzle of 212,000 pieces (600 square meters = 6458 square feet). More info at Millionenpuzzle.com [in German only].
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Update : You can buy the world largest commercial jigsaw puzzle Ravensburger 17838 – Keith Haring: Double Retrospect – 32.000 Teile Puzzle via Amazon.de