Boys Town

History and heritage

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Boys Town National Historical Landmark
Boys Town National Historical Landmark

When Father Edward J. Flanagan purchased the Overlook Farm west of Omaha in 1921, it became what today is the site of Boys Town. Over the decades that followed, schools, churches and homes were built on the property and Omaha grew around the famous home where tens of thousands of young lives were transformed. When you visit the Village of Boys Town, a National Historic Landmark, you’ll get an unforgettable glimpse into the history of an organization that has given new hope to so many at-risk children for over 100 years.

Type of Attraction: History and heritage

Boys Town
Group Sales Contact: Christa Monti
13628 Flanagan Blvd
Boys Town, Nebraska 68010
Phone: 1-800-625-1400
E-Mail: christa.monti@boystown.org
Web: boystown.org/discover

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