Margam Discovery Centre is situated in 850 acres of beautiful parkland where 600 deer roam freely. It has woodlands, rivers, grasslands and lakes all on site. The centre is a state of the art, award-winning, low carbon footprint building. It is easily accessible, less than 5 minutes from the M4. It has striking features such as glass walls and raised external walkways to give visitors the feeling of being part of the surrounding natural environment. It is constructed from timber and sweet chesnut from sustainable UK plantations and is run in an environmentally sensitive manner, and makes use of solar power, rain water collection, natural light biomass heating and natural ventilation.