Old Bernalillo County Courthouse

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The 1926 Old Bernalillo County Courthouse building is said to be haunted by a ghostly little girl in a school uniform with blonde braids. Witnesses also have described cold spots, lights that come on and off, and an old law book that came hurtling down a hall. Taped boxes have been found open and with their contents scattered about.

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Geographic Information

1 Civil Plaza
Alburquerque, NM
United States

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35.08708139478468, -106.65177458522521
Bernalillo County, New Mexico
Nearest Towns:
Albuquerque, NM (0.2 mi.)
Lee Acres, NM (4.3 mi.)
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM (5.2 mi.)
South Valley, NM (5.5 mi.)
North Valley, NM (6.2 mi.)
Paradise Hills, NM (8.3 mi.)
Rio Rancho, NM (10.1 mi.)
Corrales, NM (10.7 mi.)
Sandia Heights, NM (11.0 mi.)
Carnuel, NM (11.1 mi.)


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  1. I went to the old bernallio couny court house and i was freaked out. I
    Went down to the jail cells and inside of one of the cells i heard tapping on the wall inside of the cell and the click of the locks were going off

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