College of Saint Benedict - Benedicta Arts Center

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The Benedicta Arts Center at the College of Saint Benedict was built in 1964 and is rumored to be home to a tall, ghostly shadow figure. Local legend says it’s the spirit of a man named Steve who fell to his death during the building’s construction. Steve has shattered lights during performances, and some witnesses say they’ve run smack into Steve, describing him as something invisible, but solid.

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Geographic Information

Address:
Near Sunset Dr
Collegeville, MN 56321
United States

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GPS:
45.558968965755305, -94.32148146624968
County:
Stearns County, Minnesota
Nearest Towns:
Saint Joseph, MN (0.4 mi.)
Collegeville, MN (3.2 mi.)
Pleasant Lake, MN (4.6 mi.)
Waite Park, MN (4.7 mi.)
Rockville, MN (6.1 mi.)
Sartell, MN (7.0 mi.)
Avon, MN (7.2 mi.)
Saint Cloud, MN (7.7 mi.)
Sauk Rapids, MN (7.9 mi.)
Cold Spring, MN (8.8 mi.)

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  1. I attended st bens from1973-1974.
    One night when I was sleeping in the RO (which was located in the main building that housed the chapel, library and cafeteria). I was awakended to a chill cold feeling in my dorm room. I carefully got up to see who wS there and turned the light on. Nothing. I went back to bed. The next morning I took the elevator down to breakfast. 2 dorm mates were on the elevator and I told them what happened. They said “oh no, not you too”!
    I am convinced more than ever that spirits were traveling through the are.

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