Commander İstanbul Naval Museum Captain İlyas GÜLTAŞ started his career in museum studies as Chief of Museology Branch in the museum. While getting a master’s degree in museology at Yıldız Technical University, he pursued a collective project called ‘ Master Plan of Naval Museum’ in cooperation with Yıldız Technical University to introduce more contemporary conception for İstanbul Naval Museum. Captain GÜLTAŞ was also among pioneers who took part in foundation of İskenderun and Mersin Naval Museums. He became the first Commander of İskenderun Naval Museum and Culture Site Directorate.
Since 2014, he has been continuing his role of Commander İstanbul Naval Museum bringing the museum reward of ‘Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence’ also by the help of successful and competent staff of museum. On June 25th, İstanbul Naval Museum was granted this reward by very high rates on Tripadvisor, which was globally known for providing interactive travel forums. Congratulations for your success.