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The Green is now a National Historic Landmark and the "Nine Square Plan" is recognized by the American Planning Association as a National Planning Landmark.Health care (hospitals and biotechnology), professional services (legal, architectural, marketing, and engineering), financial services, and retail trade also help to form an economic base for the city.Other New Haven militia members were on hand to escort George Washington from his overnight stay in New Haven on his way to Cambridge.Contemporary reports, from both sides, remark on the New Haven volunteers' professional military bearing, including uniforms.In 1716, the Collegiate School relocated from Old Saybrook to New Haven, establishing New Haven as a center of learning.In 1718, in response to a large donation from British East India Company merchant Elihu Yale, former Governor of Madras, the name of the Collegiate School was changed to Yale College.New Haven was founded in 1638 by English Puritans, and a year later eight streets were laid out in a four-by-four grid, creating what is commonly known as the "Nine Square Plan".The central common block is the New Haven Green, a 16-acre (6 ha) square, and the center of Downtown New Haven.

New Haven has since billed itself as the "Cultural Capital of Connecticut" for its supply of established theaters, museums, and music venues. Before Europeans arrived, the New Haven area was the home of the Quinnipiac tribe of Native Americans, who lived in villages around the harbor and subsisted off local fisheries and the farming of maize.In 1661, the Regicides who had signed the death warrant of Charles I of England were pursued by Charles II.Two of them, Colonel Edward Whalley and Colonel William Goffe, fled to New Haven for refuge.It never reached its destination, and its disappearance stymied New Haven's development versus the rising trade powers of Boston and New Amsterdam.In 1660, Colony founder John Davenport's wishes were fulfilled, and Hopkins School was founded in New Haven with money from the estate of Edward Hopkins.

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