German Roman Catholic Orphan Asylum

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The mid-1800s German Roman Catholic Orphan Asylum closed in 1956, and the buildings were used as a preparatory seminary until the complex was sold to a private owner in the 1990s. It is said to be haunted by colorful orbs that show up in photos, unexplained noises, and sounds of water running through the building when no water services were in operation.

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    Address:
    564 Dodge St
    Buffalo, NY
    United States

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    GPS:
    42.90599280335364, -78.84568351513735
    County:
    Erie County, New York
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    1. Do u know how I can contact or who to contact about going into the building for a investigation information would be greatly appreciated thank you

      • Looks to be owned by Belmonte. Refurbished buildings, new buildings, and such. At least from what I can see on google earth. I will do a drive by later this week though to see of there is anything of interest.

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