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 guided 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.
Visit the tour tab for the most up to date information on tour times and availability.
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.
|08/30/22||World Food Prize Foundation Announces Indian Scientist as Recipient of the 2022 Norman Borlaug Award For Field Research and Application|
|08/17/22||Celebrating the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act|
|08/11/22||Mashal Husain promoted to Senior Vice President of The World Food Prize Foundation|
|08/02/22||Registration now open for the World Food Prize Foundation’s 2022 Borlaug Dialogue|
|07/29/22||Iowa Hunger Summit to Host Digital Listening Session on Hunger|