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.
|08/19/18||The World Food Prize Foundation Pays Tribute to former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan|
|08/17/18||2018 World Food Prize Laureates to Speak at Wageningen University in the Netherlands|
|08/15/18||Iowa State University President Joins the World Food Prize Council of Advisors|
|07/20/18||The World Food Prize Seeks Social Media and Writing Intern for Fall Semester|
|07/13/18||World Food Prize Foundation Announces 30 Students Selected for USDA Wallace-Carver Fellowship|