In 1970 Norman E. Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for a lifetime of work to feed a hungry world.
The entire renovation process of the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates was completed under historic preservation standards.
We are open to the public for tours, free of charge, on the following days and times unless noted.
Tuesdays: 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12-noon & 1:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
A stained glass globe in the Ruan Laureates room illustrates 12 areas where food production and agriculture originated.
The Hall of Laureates has been awarded LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council, the highest possible rating for leadership in energy efficiency and environmental design.
|03/26/21||Granddaughter of Dr. Norman E. Borlaug Joins World Food Prize Foundation Council of Advisors|
|03/10/21||The World Food Prize Foundation Offers Tribute to 2012 Laureate Dr. Daniel Hillel|
|03/04/21||World Food Prize Foundation Selects Six Students for Prestigious George Washington Carver Internship Program|
|02/23/21||World Food Prize Laureates Urge U.S. President to Make Fighting Global Hunger a Top Priority|
|02/18/21||The World Food Prize Foundation Offers Tribute to 2014 Laureate Dr. Sanjaya Rajaram|