Reign of the Monarch Screensaver

Bring the beauty of nature indoors with this stunning Louisville Zoo monarch butterfly screensaver! Enjoy a moment of zen as you bask in the tranquility of fluttering monarch butterflies hovering amongst colorful flowers. See a video of the screensaver above. The first butterfly shown is a tiger butterfly, Danaus genutia, native to India and Southeast Asia. It is in the same genus as our monarch butterfly and its host plant is also Asclepias.

Click here to download this FREE monarch butterfly screensaver for Windows computers.

Installation Instructions

 1. Once the file has completed download, open the folder where you have downloaded to unzip the file. If you need additional instructions on how to unzip a file, please click here.

 2. After the file is unzipped, double click the file to run the setup wizard.

3. The Louisville Zoo setup wizard will open. Click Next and follow the instructions provided.


4. The setup wizard will choose a location to install the screensaver onto your computer. Click Next.


5. The setup wizard will create a start menu folder shortcut. Click Next.


6. Click Install to install the screensaver.


7. You will have the opportunity to adjust the screensaver options. You can also preview the screensaver here. Click OK.

8. Click Finish to complete the setup. You now have a new screensaver!