Wolfstein (principality)

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Lordship of Wolfstein
Herrschaft Wolfstein
State of the Holy Roman Empire
1217–1383
Coat of arms
Coat of arms
Capital Wolfstein (Neumarkt district)
Government Principality
Historical era Middle Ages
 •  Established 1217
 •  Annexed by Allersberg 1383
Preceded by
Succeeded by
Duchy of Franconia Duchy of Franconia
Allersberg Allersberg

Wolfstein was a minor principality in the Holy Roman Empire, centered on Wolfstein castle, near Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz.

The ruins of Castle Wolfstein from the air

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