The World Food Prize Foundation

Dr. Borlaug

Dr. Borlaug

In 1970 Norman E. Borlaug was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for a lifetime of work to feed a hungry world.

Historic Renovation

Historic Renovation

The entire renovation process of the World Food Prize Hall of Laureates was completed under historic preservation standards.

Visit: Public Tours

Visit: Public Tours

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.

Featured Artwork

Featured Artwork

A stained glass globe  in the Ruan Laureates room illustrates 12 areas where food production and agriculture originated.

LEED Platinum

LEED Platinum

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.

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