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Boys Town
Boys Town
Owner description: Established in 1917 by Father Edward J. Flanagan, Boys Town is a national organization saving children and healing families across America. The village was made famous by the 1938... more Owner description: Established in 1917 by Father Edward J. Flanagan, Boys Town is a national organization saving children and healing families across America. The village was made famous by the 1938 award-winning movie "Boys Town," staring Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney. The Hall of History features Tracy's Academy Award and presents an exciting review of Boys Town's founding and impact on the lives of children. The Father Flanagan House Museum is the renovated home of Boys Town's founder and features a glimpse at early life at Boys Town. Other attractions on the 900-acre site include Father Flanagan's Tomb, Dowd Memorial Chapel, Chambers Chapel, Garden of the Bible, the "Two Brothers" statue and the Leon Myers Stamp Center that houses the "World's Largest Ball of Postage Stamps." Located inside the Visitors Center is the gift shop and Boys Town Café. The café is open M - F 6:45a - 9:45a and 11a - 1:15p. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Boys Town Visitors Center
Boys Town Visitors Center
Owner description: Over 100,000 visitors from across the United States are welcomed to the Village of Boys Town each year. Bring your family and see Father Flanagan's vision for changing the way... more Owner description: Over 100,000 visitors from across the United States are welcomed to the Village of Boys Town each year. Bring your family and see Father Flanagan's vision for changing the way America cares for children, families and communities at the world-famous Village of Boys Town! Free activities for the whole family! less
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
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World's Largest Ball of Stamps
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Ralston Arena
Ralston Arena(Ralston)
Banquet hall, ice arena, concert venue, trade shows, hockey, arena football, college basketball, open skating, catering, convenient location.
Attraction type: Arenas & Stadiums
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Prairie Queen Recreation Area(Papillion)
Attraction type: Dams; Nature & Wildlife Areas; Biking Trails; Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Nearby recommended restaurants:

Summer Kitchen Cafe & Bakery
Summer Kitchen Cafe & Bakery
Ranked #1 of 32 Restaurants in La Vista
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Ollie and Hobbes
Ollie and Hobbes
Ranked #1 of 51 Restaurants in Papillion
Cuisines: American, Bar
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Texas Roadhouse
Texas Roadhouse
Ranked #2 of 51 Restaurants in Papillion
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Spin Neapolitan Pizza
Spin Neapolitan Pizza
Ranked #3 of 51 Restaurants in Papillion
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
La Mesa Mexican Restaurant
La Mesa Mexican Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 51 Restaurants in Papillion
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha South - Ralston Arena
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Omaha South - Ralston Arena
$98 - $181
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Ralston
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Super 8 Omaha West L ST NE
2.0 of 5
Super 8 Omaha West L ST NE
$57 - $80
Ranked #31 of 82 Hotels in Omaha
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Red Carpet Inn
2.5 of 5
Red Carpet Inn
$54 - $67
Ranked #59 of 82 Hotels in Omaha
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Hampton Inn & Suites Omaha Southwest/La Vista
3.0 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Omaha Southwest/La Vista
$109 - $181
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in La Vista
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Omaha Papillion
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites Omaha Papillion
$104 - $154
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Papillion
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My Place Hotel-South Omaha/ La Vista, NE
2.5 of 5
My Place Hotel-South Omaha/ La Vista, NE
$72 - $108
Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in La Vista
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Magnolia Hotel Omaha
4.0 of 5
Magnolia Hotel Omaha
$116 - $341
Ranked #3 of 82 Hotels in Omaha
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Hilton Omaha
4.0 of 5
Hilton Omaha
$113 - $260
Ranked #10 of 82 Hotels in Omaha
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Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs
4.0 of 5
Ameristar Casino Hotel Council Bluffs
$92 - $275
Ranked #10 of 25 Hotels in Council Bluffs
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