The castle was probably built around 1152 by Emperor Frederick Barbarossa to protect the imperial land and to secure the Hohenstaufen family estate. The castle was destroyed in the 30-year war. Part of the castle is today a country school home.
May 26, 2018
The stone Wilenstein Castle rises up between the trees as if from a film. What looks like a ruin inside offers a large adventure playground for children and young people, because today there is a school camp here. Part of the castle was restored for this. Everyone would definitely like to play knight one day: burgwilenstein.de.
May 26, 2021
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