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“Ghost Hunters” meet Tim Roberts, right, deputy director for NM Historic Sites, during an upcoming episode which features Fort Stanton. (Courtesy of A&E)

New Mexico has its fair share of haunted tales.

Grant Wilson and his crew in “Ghost Hunters” are no strangers to the state.

The A&E series will feature Fort Stanton Historic Site during its second season. The episode will air at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, on A&E.

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Fort Stanton has a storied history.

Established in 1855 as a military post to control the Mescalero Apache Indians, Fort Stanton may be one of the most intact 19th century military forts in all of America today.

After closure as an Army post the fort served as a Merchant Marine Tuberculosis Hospital, a WWII internee camp, a training school for the mentally disabled and most recently as a low security women’s prison and hosted several juvenile, drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs.

The Fort features officers’ quarters and barracks, a hospital and morgue, nurses’ quarters, a guardhouse, a dining hall, a chapel, a power plant and laundry, a gymnasium and pool, a fire station, horse stables and a (functioning) U.S. Post Office.

“There’s a ton of history at Fort Stanton,” said Tim Roberts, deputy director for NM Historic Sites.

Roberts said production took place the first week of November 2019 and the crew was there for four days.

“Paranormal investigation is a new field of science,” Roberts said. “I had worked with ‘Ghost Hunters’ at another historic site. I was impressed with their professionalism. They are the grandfathers of this TV genre and we started with the best.”

Roberts personally hasn’t seen anything weird at the site, but his colleagues have.

“I take it seriously,” he said. “I don’t dismiss something someone else sees. This is why it was great to have the ‘Ghost Hunters’ at the site.”

At 9 p.m., there will be a Q&A session with Roberts and a few of the “Ghost Hunters” crew on the NM Historic Sites Facebook and YouTube channel.

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