20 Minecraft City Builds to Inspire and Challenge You

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If you’re ready for a challenge in Minecraft, get nice and comfy because I’m sharing some pretty awesome Minecraft city builds to inspire you. You’ll find apartments and skyscrapers, beaches, bridges, restaurants, and so much more.

What’s so cool about these builds is that they’re often based on real cities from around the world, so no matter where you live, you have some pretty awesome Minecraft city builds to look at.

1. Cinema and Restaurant

Build your own movie theater using this build as reference. You’ll notice how it also has an attached McDonalds restaurant.

movie theater minecraft
Credit: goldencityminecraft

2. Freeway

If your city has gotten pretty large, it’s definitely going to need its own freeway. All this freeway needs is traffic on the northbound side and it’ll be complete.

minecraft freeway
Credit: hahnstown_minecraft

3. KFC Restaurant

If you enjoy fast food, then you know that know city is complete without a KFC restaurant.

kfc minecraft
Credit: hahnstown_minecraft

4. Midgard City

This city is actually called Midgard city. It has tall buildings, beaches, a Ferris wheel, and so much more.

ferris wheel minecraft
Credit: midgard.city

5. IKEA Build

If you want to add a warehouse to your city, consider building a large IKEA warehouse.

IKEA minecraft
Credit: minecraft_citybuild

6. Before and After City

Looking at the before and after, you can see the improvements that were made to this city. They did a great job with the buildings.

before and after city
Credit: minecraft_citybuild

7. City Closeup

Here’s a closeup look of the city that I shared above. You can see there’s a nice street complete with street lights.

city closeup
Credit: minecraft_citybuild

8. Flower Beds

Here’s another closeup from the city posted above. Here you can see that a plaza is decked out with trees, flower beds and more.

city with flower beds
Credit: minecraft_citybuild

9. City at Night

Here’s a cool night time view of how this city looks at night. Check out the photo slideshow to see plenty more from this city.

city at night
Credit: minecraft_citybuilding

10. City Roads

If you need some inspiration for how to build your roads, I think you’ll be inspired by this detailed city build.

city roads
Credit: minecraft_citybuilding

11. Europa Cathedral

The creator of this states that this is the Europa Cathedral, the center of faith in the Europa Empire.

minecraft church build
Credit: minecraft_europa_city

12. Empire State Building

Here’s a build of the Empire State Building. The Empire State Building is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan in New York City.

Credit: newliberty_mc

13. Crestza Ritzer District

If you’re building a sci-fi themed city, let this city inspire you. It’s absolutely fantastic and definitely takes some patience to build.

sci-fi city
Credit: rzchtz_06

14. Amsterdam

If you like the Amsterdam aesthetic, this city has great Amsterdam vibes. These buildings are a must-have for your village.

Amsterdam village
Credit: shapescape.co

15. Roman Meets Medieval

The inspiration behind this city is a combination of Roman and medieval architecture. This is a creative and unique city for sure.

Medieval minecraft build
Credit: trydar9k

16. Skyscraper

No city is complete without skyscrapers. Adding skyscrapers to your city will make it stand out so much, and surely impress your friends.

skyscraper minecraft
Credit: akenis.city

17. Atheria Build

This build is for a place called Atheria. It includes over 700 unique buildings including 4 stadiums, an airport, university campus, capital building, Vegas style casino strip, towering skyscrapers, highways, and so much more.

minecraft large city
Artist Credit: atheria_mc

18. White Oldtown House 

If you love the look of an oldtown home, I hope that this white oldtown house can inspire you.

White Oldtown House 
Credit: corestudiosmc

19. Central Park

Here’s a preview of a Central Park build. It has a really nice skyscraper building, and plenty of lush trees.

minecraft central park
Credit: ft156_youtube

20. Downtown

Here’s another preview of the downtown Central Park city build. As you can see, the street has plenty of realistic details.

minecraft downtown
Credit: ft156_youtube

I hope you enjoyed these really cool city builds. I hope that they have have helped give you some ideas for your next city build. If you’re looking for more, check out the posts below.

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