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lian goodall & Derek Cooke
lian goodall and Derek Cooke

Need input for heritage projects?

Contact experienced programmer, educator and author, lian goodall. lian has worked for parks and museums since 1999. Since she began free-lance projects in 2003 she has served regional and national clients.

lian goodall works with highly-trained professionals to complete projects across Canada. One of her favourite professionals is her husband, Derek Cooke. Derek is a competent curator with more than thirty years' experience in cultural resource management, formerly with Parks Canada, and a Certified Personal Property Appraiser (CPPA).

Heritage Zoo provides a complete range of heritage services for museums, parks, historical societies and individuals.

Some Completed Projects

  • Cataloguing and creating an inventory
  • Cleaning, improving storage, organizing
  • Education programme creation
  • Exhibit research
  • Author research
  • Media piece creation
  • Museum and park programmes for general public
  • Personal interpretation programmes: in-house and outreach school programmes
  • Non-personal interpretation: including signage text and products such as activity booklets and educational playing cards


  • Archiving
  • Certified personal property appraisals
  • Collections management
  • Heritage consultations
  • Interpretive programmes
  • Research for exhibits, authors and other
  • Writing exhibit text and scripts
  • Speaks English & French