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Tours

Whether Omaha is your travel destination or a scheduled stopover, make the Village of Boys Town part of your itinerary. Stretch your legs and stroll around our historic campus or grab a bite to eat and unwind in our café. Our Village is a true American treasure that will leave a lasting impression. Discover Boys Town today!

To speak with us about your tour, please call 1-800-625-1400. Or if you have a group of 15 or more, submit an online request or schedule a tour online.

Interactive Boys Town Tour

2013 Outstanding Tourism Attraction
This family tour is designed for you to take at your own pace - all you need is a smartphone! Simply scan the QR code for instant access to faces, photos and videos of our top attractions.

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Step-On Guide Service

Our experienced tour guides will keep the members of your travel group informed and entertained. Friendly and knowledgeable, they offer an insider’s perspective on life in the Village and have plenty of stories to share about the special moments and famous faces that make up Boys Town’s illustrious past.

Standard Tours

Your tour will begin at the Visitors Center, where a step-on guide will greet you. From there, you will start a driving tour through the Village and see where our children live, play, work, go to school and pray.

Your first stop will be at the Hall of History. Other attractions include Dowd Chapel and the Father Flanagan Shrine, Chambers Chapel, the Garden of the Bible, the historic Father Flanagan House, the Rose Garden, the Gift Shop and Leon Myers Stamp Center, both located in the Visitors Center. Depending on the time of day, your group can enjoy a hearty breakfast or relax with a delightful lunch.

Attractions are free. For a guided tour we suggest a donation to the Home of $3 per person or $5 for a CD Driving Tour.

Custom and Specialty Tours

Regardless of how much time your tour group has to spend at Boys Town, our staff can create a tour package that will make the most of every minute.

Customized tours can involve everything from having a picnic lunch on the Village grounds to attending religious services at one of our chapels. If your group visits on the weekend, our café can be opened to serve you lunch. Our Gift Shop also can extend its hours to accommodate your schedule.

Does your tour have a theme? If so, perhaps it matches one of our unique specialty tours.

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts can earn their achievement badges by learning more about Boys Town and its work to help children and families.  Programs include a tour of the campus with stops at the Hall of History Museum, Father Flanagan’s House, the Dowd Chapel and Father Flanagan’s Shrine. Please call 1-800-625-1400 for scouting tour information and prices.

Omaha City Tour

Nebraska’s largest city is a bustling metropolis that combines big-city sizzle with simple country charm.

Our staff can help you create a dynamic itinerary that includes Omaha’s must-see attractions. Go wild at the world-class Henry Doorly Zoo. Stroll down the cobblestone streets of the Old Market, a downtown shopping, dining and entertainment district. Celebrate flight at the 300,000-square-foot Strategic Air and Space Museum. All of these attractions, and many others, are only a short drive apart. We can recommend a hotel close by.

Whatever you’re in the mood for… Omaha has it all!

All of these attractions, and many others, are only a short drive apart. We can recommend a hotel close by.