Canisius College

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At Canisius College’s Christ the King Chapel, witness have described unexplained voices in the confessionals and the apparition of an old man in the basement. At Frisch Hall, a ghost of a student who committed suicide has been seen on the 5th floor, and on the 4th floor of Lyons Hall, a ghostly nun is said to roam. Also rumored to be haunted are the nearby Village Townhouses and Griffin Hall.

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2001 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14208
United States

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42.9252102, -78.85084030000002
Erie County, New York
Nearest Towns:
Kenmore, NY (3.0 mi.)
Buffalo, NY (3.0 mi.)
Eggertsville, NY (3.5 mi.)
Sloan, NY (3.6 mi.)
Tonawanda, NY (4.4 mi.)
Amherst, NY (4.5 mi.)
Cheektowaga, NY (5.1 mi.)
West Seneca, NY (5.8 mi.)
Williamsville, NY (6.3 mi.)
Tonawanda, NY (6.7 mi.)

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