Investigation of Los Luceros, Alcade, NM

There are numerous reports of paranormal activity associated with this 400 year old building. There are numerous reports of ghosts haunting the house, the most prevalent being that of a woman who was murdered by her husband. The hanging tree out front is said to Read More …

Albuquerque Open Space, 2015 Summer Series: Solving a Haunting lecture

          Mayor Richard J. Berry and the City of Albuquerque’s Parks & Recreation Department, Open Space Division, invite you to a summer of family friendly events during our 2015 Open Space Summer Series. On August 29th, members of the Southwestern Ghost Read More …

Espanola Police Station ghost? Not quite….

Surveillance video recently taken at the Espanola Police Station  is believed to have a image of a "ghost" moving across the screen. http://www.koat.com/news/ghostlike-figure-shows-up-on-police-station-video/28237344 We can tell you with complete certainity that it is not. The effect captured on the surveillance video is quite typical of Read More …

The mystery of the Plaza Hotel is solved! Ghost shown to have natural explainations.

The ghost of the Plaza hotel starts out as two unusual (but explainable) incidents that occur to two women in room 316 and room 310.  As time passes myth building begins to distort the accounts and the focus of the “haunting” becomes centered on Room Read More …

New Mexico State Penitentiary report

SGHA has conducted eight investigations of Old Main from 2002 to 2010.  Here is the updated and condensed report from everything that we have done there. http://www.sgha.net/nm/NM_State_Pen.pdf

Kelly Ghost Town, Investigation Report

There have been several sighting of "shadow-like" figures and apparitions near the ruins of the mine and near the church. Also strange noises, including disembodied footsteps have been heard by visitors touring the mine ruins. Several ghost lights have also been reported around the old Read More …

The myth of the Hatchet Lady, Old Town Albuquerque

For the story, check out the video below.     After reading several comments about this myth on YouTube, I decided to write a little bit about this particular "ghost" since I was one of the narrators in the video and SGHA was the original Read More …